stade

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: Stade

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare German Gestade(shore).

Noun[edit]

stade ‎(plural stades)

  1. A landing place or wharf.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Knight to this entry?)

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare French stade.

Noun[edit]

stade ‎(plural stades)

  1. (historical) A Roman unit of measurement equal to approximately 190 meters.
  2. (obsolete) A stadium.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of John Donne to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin stadium, from Ancient Greek στάδιον(stádion), neuter form of στάδιος(stádios, stable, firm), from Proto-Indo-European *steh₂-(to be standing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

stade m ‎(plural stades)

  1. (historical) stadium (Ancient Greek unit of measurement)
  2. stadium (Greek race course)
  3. stadium (sports arena)
  4. (medicine) stage
    un stade avancé d’une maladie
    an advanced stage of an illness
  5. stage (phase)

Anagrams[edit]

External links[edit]


Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

stade

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐍄𐌰𐌳𐌴