messe

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: Messe, mêsse, meße, and mæsse

Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

messe

  1. plural of mes

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Via Middle Low German misse, Old Saxon missa from Medieval Latin missa, a past participle of the verb mittō (to send).

Noun[edit]

messe c (singular definite messen, plural indefinite messer)

  1. (Christianity) Mass (eucharistic liturgy)
  2. (music) Mass (musical composition)
  3. fair (trade or art exhibition)
Inflection[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From English mess, from Medieval Latin missum, a past participle of the verb mittō (to send).

Noun[edit]

messe c (singular definite messen, plural indefinite messer)

  1. (military) mess (eating room)
Inflection[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Derived form the first noun.

Verb[edit]

messe (past tense messede, past participle messet)

  1. to chant

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French messe, from Old French messe, from Late Latin missa, from Latin missum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɛs/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

messe f (plural messes)

  1. (Christianity) Mass (church service)

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin missa, from Latin missum.

Noun[edit]

messe f (plural messis)

  1. (religion) mass

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

messe

  1. inflection of messen:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I

Hungarian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

metsz +‎ -je (personal suffix)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɛʃːɛ]
  • Hyphenation: mes‧se

Verb[edit]

messe

  1. third-person singular subjunctive present definite of metsz

Hunsrik[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

messe

  1. to measure

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin messem, accusative of messis (harvest).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

messe f (plural messi)

  1. (literary) harvest, reaping, wheat, corn, crop
    Synonyms: mietitura, raccolto, biade
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmes.se/
  • Rhymes: -esse
  • Hyphenation: més‧se

Noun[edit]

messe f pl

  1. plural of messa

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmes.se/
  • Rhymes: -esse
  • Hyphenation: més‧se

Participle[edit]

messe f pl

  1. feminine plural of messo

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

messe

  1. ablative singular of messis

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French messe, from Latin missa. The variant misse was influenced directly by the Latin.

Noun[edit]

messe f

  1. mass (church service)

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Alternative forms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: mis
  • Limburgish: mès
  • West Flemish: messe

Further reading[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From a mixture of Anglo-Norman messe and Old English mæsse, both from Late Latin missa.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

messe (plural messes or messen)

  1. Mass (service where the Eucharist is performed)
  2. The Eucharist; Holy Communion (sacrament involving bread and wine).
  3. The act of going to Mass and participating.
Related terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

messe

  1. Alternative form of mes (serving)

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

messe

  1. Alternative form of messen (to serve)

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French messe.

Noun[edit]

messe f (plural messes)

  1. (Christianity) mass

Descendants[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Latin missa and Old Norse messa; from English mess (noun sense 3)

Noun[edit]

messe f or m (definite singular messa or messen, indefinite plural messer, definite plural messene)

  1. (Christianity) Mass (church service)
  2. a trade fair
  3. (military) a mess (mess room)

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

messe (imperative mess, present tense messer, passive messes, simple past and past participle messa or messet, present participle messende)

  1. to chant, intone (as in a Mass)

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin missa and Old Norse messa; from English mess (noun sense 3)

Noun[edit]

messe f (definite singular messa, indefinite plural messer, definite plural messene)

  1. (Christianity) Mass (church service)
  2. a trade fair
  3. (military) a mess (mess room)

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

messe (present tense messar, past tense messa, past participle messa, passive infinitive messast, present participle messande, imperative mess)

  1. to chant, intone (as in a Mass)

Alternative forms[edit]

References[edit]


Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin missa, from Latin missum.

Noun[edit]

messe f (oblique plural messes, nominative singular messe, nominative plural messes)

  1. (Christianity) mass

Descendants[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

messe (emphatic)

  1. I, me
    • c. 800–825, Diarmait, Milan Glosses on the Psalms, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 7–483, Ml. 105b14
      Bed messe .i. no·comallaibthe ⁊ ro·mbad fírién insce Dǽ.
      That it would be me, i.e. that the word of God would be fulfilled and would be righteous.
Related terms[edit]
  • (non-emphatic)
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Participle[edit]

messe

  1. past participle of midithir

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
messe
also mmesse after a proclitic
messe
pronounced with /ṽ(ʲ)-/
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin messis, messem.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛsɨ/
  • Hyphenation: mes‧se

Noun[edit]

messe f (plural messes)

  1. (agriculture) harvest (gathered crops)
    Synonyms: colheita, safra
  2. (agriculture) a field whose crops are ready for harvest
  3. (figuratively) harvest; reward (product of labour)

West Flemish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch messe, from Latin missa.

Noun[edit]

messe f

  1. mass (church service)

Yola[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English masse.

Noun[edit]

messe

  1. mass

References[edit]

  • Jacob Poole (1867), William Barnes, editor, A Glossary, With some Pieces of Verse, of the old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, London: J. Russell Smith