onde

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See also: ónde and ondé

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English onde, ande, from Old English onda, anda (zeal, indignation, anger, malice, envy, hatred), from Proto-Germanic *andô (breath, spirit, zeal), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂enh₁- (to breathe, blow). Cognate with Scots aynd, eind, end (breath), German Ahnd, And (pain, anguish), Danish ånd, ånde (breath, spirit), Swedish anda, ande (spirit, breath), Icelandic andi (spirit), Latin anima (breath, spirit). More at animal.

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Noun[edit]

onde (usually uncountable, plural ondes)

  1. (obsolete) Envy; hatred; malice.
    Wrathe, yre, and onde — The Romaunt of the Rose.
  2. (Britain dialectal, Northern England, Scotland) Breath.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English onden (Northern dialect ande), from Old Norse anda (to breathe).

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Verb[edit]

onde (third-person singular simple present ondes, present participle onding, simple past and past participle onded)

  1. (intransitive, dialectal or obsolete) To breathe; breathe on.
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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin unde.

Adverb[edit]

onde

  1. where

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *onъ (pronoun referring to a distant object). Its Czech cognates include pronouns onen, onam, onehdy, ondy, onak. Compare also verb zaonačit.[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈondɛ/
  • Hyphenation: on‧de

Pronoun[edit]

onde

  1. (dated) elsewhere

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "onen" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, Leda, 2015, ISBN 978-80-7335-393-3, page 472.
  2. ^ "on" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, Leda, 2015, ISBN 978-80-7335-393-3, page 472.

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

ond +‎ -e

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Noun[edit]

onde n (singular definite ondet, plural indefinite onder)

  1. evil
  2. nuisance
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Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

onde

  1. definite singular of ond
  2. plural of ond

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch onde, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *unþī. Cognate to German Unde. The Indo-European root is also the source of Latin unda.

Noun[edit]

onde f (plural onden, diminutive ondje n)

  1. (archaic, dialectal) wave

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French unde, onde, from Latin unda, from Proto-Indo-European *unt-.

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Noun[edit]

onde f (plural ondes)

  1. (technical) wave
  2. (literary, dated) water, especially calm water.

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin unda.

Noun[edit]

onde f (plural ondis)

  1. wave

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈon.de/, [ˈon̪d̪e]
  • Hyphenation: ón‧de

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin unde.[1]

Adverb[edit]

onde (archaic)

  1. whence; from where or which

Conjunction[edit]

onde (archaic)

  1. whence; from where or which
  2. so that, in order to
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

onde f

  1. plural of onda

References[edit]

  1. ^ Angelo Prati, "Vocabolario Etimologico Italiano", Torino, 1951

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Adjective[edit]

onde

  1. definite singular of ond
  2. plural of ond

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese onde, from Latin unde (whence). Compare Spanish donde.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

onde (not comparable)

  1. (interrogative) where (at what place)
    Onde estão as chaves?
    Where are the keys?
  2. (interrogative) where (to what place)

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For usage examples of this term, see Citations:onde.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (at what place): aonde (colloquial)
  • (to what place): aonde

Conjunction[edit]

onde

  1. where (at or in which place or situation)
    Procuro uma cidade onde possa viver tranquilamente.
    I look for a city where I can live tranquilly.

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For usage examples of this term, see Citations:onde.

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Pronoun[edit]

onde

  1. where (the place in which)
    Onde ele nasceu é frio.
    Where he was born is cold.

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For usage examples of this term, see Citations:onde.


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ǒːnde/
  • Hyphenation: o‧nde

Adverb[edit]

ónde (Cyrillic spelling о́нде)

  1. over there

Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

onde

  1. absolute definite natural masculine form of ond.