seo

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See also: SEO, séo, and sẹo

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish so.

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

seo

  1. this

Usage notes[edit]

Used with the definite article, as: an abhainn seo(this river)

Pronoun[edit]

seo ‎(demonstrative)

  1. this
    Seo mo theach.‎ ― This is my house.

Adverb[edit]

seo

  1. here (implies motion)
    Cuir é seo.
    Put it here.

See also[edit]


Old Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *saiwiz. Compare Old Saxon sēo, Old Frisian , Old High German sēo, Old English , Old Norse sær.

Noun[edit]

sēo m

  1. sea

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Dutch: see

Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

sēo f ‎(demonstrative)

  1. inflected form of se
    1. definite article: the
      seo cwen: the woman
    2. demonstrative adjective: that, those
      þa giefe geaf Widsið: Widsith gave that gift
    3. pronoun: she, they
      þa ne sacað: they do not quarrel

Etymology 2[edit]

Proto-Germanic *sehwǭ(pupil). Akin to Old High German seha(pupil)

Noun[edit]

sēo f

  1. pupil (of the eye), apple of the eye (clarification of this Old English definition is being sought)
Declension[edit]

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *saiwiz, whence also Old Dutch and Old Saxon sēo, Old English , Old Norse sær, Gothic 𐍃𐌰𐌹𐍅𐍃(saiws).

Noun[edit]

sēo m

  1. sea

Descendants[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Determiner[edit]

seo

  1. Alternative spelling of so

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *saiwiz, whence also Old Dutch sēo, Old English , Old Frisian , Old High German sēo, Old Norse sær.

Noun[edit]

sēo m

  1. sea

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Low German: See

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish so.

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

seo

  1. this

Usage notes[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

seo ‎(demonstrative)

  1. this
    Seo mo dhachaigh. - This is my home.
    Seo mo bhean. - This is / Meet my wife.

Derived terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

seo

  1. here (implies motion)
    Cuir e seo. - Put it here.

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]