mec

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See also: MEC, meč, мөс, and měć

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

mec (uncountable)

  1. (medicine, colloquial) Clipping of meconium.
    mec liquor

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Aromanian[edit]

Verb[edit]

mec (third-person present singular indicative meche, past participle mãcate)

  1. Alternative form of mãc

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Adjective[edit]

mec (feminine meca, masculine plural mecs, feminine plural meques)

  1. (of a face) hairless; beardless
    Synonym: barbamec

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mac, a shortening of maquereau (pimp), from Dutch makelaar (broker).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɛk/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

mec m (plural mecs)

  1. (slang) guy, fellow, bloke, chap, dude, boyfriend [from 20th c.]
    Synonyms: bougre, gars, type
  2. (obsolete, slang) pimp

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *mek (me), from Proto-Indo-European *me-ge (me). Akin to Old High German mih (me).

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Pronoun[edit]

mec

  1. accusative of : me

Usage notes[edit]

  • Like its counterpart þec, this word was common in the Anglian dialects, but used only occasionally in the West Saxon dialect. The normal accusative form of was : Hē lufaþ ("He loves me"), Iċ lufiġe ("I love myself").

Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *meccä.

Noun[edit]

mec

  1. forest

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of mec
nominative sing. mec
genitive sing. mecan
partitive sing. mecad
partitive plur. mecoid
singular plural
nominative mec mecad
accusative mecan mecad
genitive mecan mecoiden
partitive mecad mecoid
essive-instructive mecan mecoin
translative mecaks mecoikš
inessive mecas mecoiš
elative mecaspäi mecoišpäi
illative ? mecoihe
adessive mecal mecoil
ablative mecalpäi mecoilpäi
allative mecale mecoile
abessive mecata mecoita
comitative mecanke mecoidenke
prolative mecadme mecoidme
approximative I mecanno mecoidenno
approximative II mecannoks mecoidennoks
egressive mecannopäi mecoidennopäi
terminative I ? mecoihesai
terminative II mecalesai mecoilesai
terminative III mecassai
additive I ? mecoihepäi
additive II mecalepäi mecoilepäi

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References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I., “лес”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary]‎[1], Petrozavodsk: Periodika, 2007

Yurok[edit]

Noun[edit]

mec

  1. fire