mese

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English mese, mes, mees ‎(dinner, dish), from Old English mēse, mēose, mīse, mýse ‎(table, that which is set on a table, dish, food, meal). Cognate with Old High German mias, meas, Gothic 𐌼𐌴𐍃 ‎(mēs). Compare Old English mēsan ‎(to eat, dine).

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Noun[edit]

mese ‎(plural meses)

  1. (obsolete) A dinner; meal.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English mesen, of North Germanic origin. More at meek.

Verb[edit]

mese ‎(third-person singular simple present meses, present participle mesing, simple past and past participle mesed)

  1. To moderate; subdue; abate; mollify.

Corsican[edit]

Noun[edit]

mese m ‎(plural mesi)

  1. month

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛʃɛ/
  • Hyphenation: me‧se

Noun[edit]

mese ‎(plural mesék)

  1. tale, fable
  2. cartoon
  3. lie

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mēnsis ‎(month). Compare Catalan mes, French mois, Portuguese mês, Romansch maia, Spanish mes.

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Noun[edit]

mese m ‎(plural mesi)

  1. month

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

mesē

  1. ablative singular of mesēs
  2. vocative singular of mesēs

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

mese f ‎(oblique plural meses, nominative singular mese, nominative plural meses)

  1. Alternative form of messe

Romanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mese f pl

  1. plural of masă