pres

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pres

  1. Abbreviation of presentation.

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pres

  1. plural of pre

Verb[edit]

pres

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of pre.

Anagrams[edit]


Albanian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *p(e)retja, from Proto-Indo-European *per- (to strike, beat) (compare Ancient Greek πρίω (príō, to saw), Lithuanian per̃ti (to flog, beat with besom), Avestan 𐬞𐬆𐬭𐬆𐬝(pərə, strife)).[1]

Verb[edit]

pres (first-person singular past tense preva, participle prerë) (active voice form of mediopassive prehem (I am cutting, laying down; I rest))

  1. I cut, carve, slice, hew
Conjugation[edit]
  • [¹]: indicative future forms identical to conditional present
  • [²]: indicative future perfect forms identical to conditional perfect
  • (³): Gheg alternative forms for Standard Albanian and Tosk)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *pratja, from Proto-Indo-European *prat- (compare Dutch vroed (wise, clever), Lithuanian pràsti (to understand)).[2]

Verb[edit]

pres (first-person singular past tense prita, participle pritur) (active voice form of mediopassive pritem (I am expected))

  1. I wait; I expect
Conjugation[edit]
  • [¹]: indicative future forms identical to conditional present
  • [²]: indicative future perfect forms identical to conditional perfect
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “pres”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 343
  2. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “pres”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, pages 343-344

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin prensus, from older prehensus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

pres m (feminine presa, masculine plural presos, feminine plural preses)

  1. past participle of prendre

Noun[edit]

pres m (plural presos, feminine presa)

  1. prisoner

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin premō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pres m

  1. (informal) press (device used to apply pressure)

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Further reading[edit]

  • pres in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • pres in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Old French[edit]

Preposition[edit]

pres

  1. manuscript form of prés

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English press.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

prȅs m (Cyrillic spelling пре̏с)

  1. (uninflected) press (collective term for journalists)

Spanish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

pres m (plural preses)

  1. press (exercise)
    Synonym: prensa
  2. plural of pre

Welsh[edit]

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Pres

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Old English bræs.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pres m (uncountable)

  1. brass
  2. (obsolete) copper
    Synonym: copr
  3. (obsolete) bronze
    Synonym: efydd
  4. (North Wales) money
    Synonym: arian

Adjective[edit]

pres (feminine singular pres, plural pres, not comparable)

  1. made of brass
  2. (obsolete) made of copper
    Synonym: copr
  3. (obsolete) made of bronze
    Synonym: efydd

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Welsh pres, from Proto-Brythonic *pres, from Latin pressus.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pres m (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) press, oppression
  2. (obsolete) press, crush, throng, bustle

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
pres bres mhres phres
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “pres”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies