mede

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See also: Mede, međe, mēdē, and mede-

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Noun[edit]

mede m

  1. vocative singular of med

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmeː.də/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: me‧de
  • Rhymes: -eːdə

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch mithi, stressed variant of mit (from which met), from Proto-Germanic *midi.

Adverb[edit]

mede

  1. co-
    Mede gemaakt door (...). – Co-made by (sponsored by).
  2. With someone or something else (mee)
Descendants[edit]
  • Negerhollands: mee

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Dutch *medu, *medo, from Proto-Germanic *meduz.

Noun[edit]

mede f (uncountable)

  1. mead (fermented drink made from honey)
    Synonyms: honingdrank, honingwater, honingwijn
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Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

mede

  1. (archaic) singular past subjunctive of mijden

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Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈme.de/
  • Rhymes: -ede
  • Hyphenation: mé‧de

Noun[edit]

mede f pl

  1. plural of meda

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛ.de/
  • Rhymes: -ɛde
  • Hyphenation: mè‧de

Adjective[edit]

mede

  1. feminine plural of medo

Noun[edit]

mede f pl

  1. plural of meda

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mede

  1. Rōmaji transcription of めで

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch mithi, from Proto-Germanic *midi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

mēde

  1. together, with
  2. in accordance
  3. furthermore, with that also
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Dutch *medu, *medo, from Proto-Germanic *meduz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mēde m

  1. mead (drink)
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Etymology 3[edit]

Unknown

Noun[edit]

mēde f

  1. madder (Rubia tinctorum)
Inflection[edit]
Weak feminine
Singular Plural
Nominative mēde mēden
Accusative mēde mēden
Genitive mēden mēden
Dative mēde, mēden mēden
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Medus, from Ancient Greek Μῆδος (Mêdos).

Noun[edit]

mēde m

  1. Mede (inhabitant of Media)
Inflection[edit]
Weak masculine
Singular Plural
Nominative mēde mēden
Accusative mēde mēden
Genitive mēden mēden
Dative mēde mēden
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

mede ?

  1. A measure of volume, consisting of half an ame, or around 75 litres.
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Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English medu, from Proto-Germanic *meduz, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰu. Some forms are influenced by Old Norse mjǫðr.

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛːd(ə)/, /mɛːθ/

Noun[edit]

mede (uncountable)

  1. mead (alcoholic beverage)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old English mǣd, mēd, from Proto-Germanic *mēdwō; the form is from the Old English oblique cases, but with the nominative's lack of -w- leveled in. Doublet of medwe, which retains the -w-.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛːd(ə)/, /ˈmeːd(ə)/

Noun[edit]

mede (plural medes)

  1. meadow, clearing
    Synonym: medwe
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Etymology 3[edit]

From the oblique forms of Old English mēd, from Proto-West Germanic *miʀdu.

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Noun[edit]

mede (plural medes or (early) meden)

  1. A monetary reward; earnings:
    1. gift, present
    2. salary, payment
  2. charge, fee
  3. (just or deserved) reward, consequence
    • c. 1395, John Wycliffe, John Purvey [et al.], transl., Bible (Wycliffite Bible (later version), MS Lich 10.)‎[1], published c. 1410, Apocalips 11:18, page 121r, column 2; republished as Wycliffe's translation of the New Testament, Lichfield: Bill Endres, 2010:
      ⁊ folkis ben wrooþ · ⁊ þi wraþþe cam · ⁊ tyme of deed men to be demed · ⁊ to ȝelde meede to þi ſeruauntis ⁊ pꝛophetis ⁊ halowis ⁊ dꝛedynge þi name · to ſmale ⁊ to grete / ⁊ to diſtrie hem þat coꝛrumpiden þe erþe
      And the nations were furious; then your fury came. It is time for the dead to be judged, to give rewards to your servants, prophets, saints, and those who fear your name, both small and large, and to destroy those who destroyed the Earth.
  4. (moral) benefit, value
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Etymology 4[edit]

Verb[edit]

mede

  1. Alternative form of meden (to reward)

Pali[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mede

  1. inflection of meda (fat):
    1. locative singular
    2. nominative plural

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

mede

  1. third-person singular present indicative of medir
  2. second-person singular imperative of medir

Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mede m

  1. locative singular of med

Slovene[edit]

Verb[edit]

mẹ́de or méde

  1. third-person singular present of mesti

Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

mede c

  1. runner (device upon which something slides)
  2. rocker (device upon which something rocks)

Declension[edit]

Declension of mede 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative mede meden medar medarna
Genitive medes medens medars medarnas

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