stade

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin stadium, from Ancient Greek [[στάδιον#Ancient Greek|a 600-ft racetrack; a 600-ft footrace; a distance of 600 Greek feet]](a 600-ft racetrack; a 600-ft footrace; a distance of 600 Greek feet). Cognate with French stade.

Noun[edit]

stade (plural stades)

  1. (historical units of measure, dated) Synonym of stadion: a former Greek unit of distance (variously 150–210 m at different places and times).
  2. (dated) A track for footraces and its surrounding stadium.
  3. A stage of progress
    1. (obsolete) in a journey.
    2. (medicine, obsolete) of a disease.
    3. (geology) in glaciation during which a secondary advance of the glaciers occurs.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Spanish estado, from Latin status(standing).

Noun[edit]

stade (plural stades)

  1. (units of measure, obsolete) Synonym of fathom.

Etymology 3[edit]

From Dutch stad

Noun[edit]

stade (plural stades)

  1. (rare, obsolete) A chief town in an area or country.

Etymology 4[edit]

From German Stade, a town in Hanover.

Noun[edit]

stade (plural stades)

  1. (obsolete) Fabric or textiles from or similar to those of Stade.

Etymology 5[edit]

From Old English staed. Cognate with German Gestade(shore).

Noun[edit]

stade (plural stades)

  1. (nautical, obsolete) A station for ships, as an anchorage or wharf.
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References[edit]

  • "stade, n.1", "n.2", "n.3", & "n.4", in the Oxford English Dictionary, Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • "stade" in William Henry Smith's 1867 The Sailor's Word-Book.

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).

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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)

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Romanization[edit]

stade

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐍄𐌰𐌳𐌴

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Verb[edit]

stade

  1. (non-standard since 2012) past participle of standa