unde

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See also: undé and -unde

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

For *cunde, from a declination of quī (which, what, where) and a demonstrative suffix -de. See ubi for the loss of c.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

unde (not comparable)

  1. whence, from where
    Unde venīs?
    Where do you come from?

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References[edit]

  • unde in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • unde in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • unde” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • it follows from this that..: ex quo, unde, hinc efficitur ut
    • but to return from the digression we have been making: sed redeat, unde aberravit oratio
    • but to return from the digression we have been making: sed ad id, unde digressi sumus, revertamur
    • but to return from the digression we have been making: verum ut ad id, unde digressa est oratio, revertamur
    • I have no means, no livelihood: non habeo, qui (unde) vivam

Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin unda.

Noun[edit]

unde f (oblique plural undes, nominative singular unde, nominative plural undes)

  1. wave (motion of a liquid)

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin unde.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

unde

  1. where
    Unde ai fost ieri?
    Where were you yesterday?

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