messe

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See also: Messe, mêsse, and meße

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)
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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)
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Etymology 3[edit]

Derived form the first noun.

Verb[edit]

messe (past tense messede, past participle messet)

  1. to chant

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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)

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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

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛs.se/, [ˈmɛs̪s̪e]
  • Rhymes: -ɛsse
  • Hyphenation: mès‧se

Etymology[edit]

From Latin messem, accusative of messis (harvest).

Noun[edit]

messe f (plural messi)

  1. (literary) harvest, reaping, wheat, corn, crop
    Synonyms: mietitura, raccolto, biade
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Pronunciation 2[edit]

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

Etymology 1[edit]

From Late Latin missae, plural of missa.

Noun[edit]

messe f pl

  1. plural of messa

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin missae, feminine plural of missus, perfect passive participle of mittō.

Participle[edit]

messe

  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

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

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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.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From a conflation of Old French mes and Old English mēse.

Noun[edit]

messe

  1. Alternative form of mes (serving)

Etymology 3[edit]

From mes (noun).

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]

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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)

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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)

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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
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]

Noun[edit]

messe

  1. mass

References[edit]

  • J. Poole W. Barnes, A Glossary, with Some Pieces of Verse, of the Old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy (1867)