valde

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See also: Valde and välde

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

valde

  1. partitive plural of vald

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping of validē.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

valdē (comparative valdius, superlative valdissimē)

  1. very, very much, exceedingly
    • 405, Jerome and others, Vulgate, Samuelis I 2:22
      Hēlī autem erat senex valdē et audīvit omnia quae faciēbant fīliī suī ūniversō Isrāhēlī
      Now Eli was very old, and heard all that his sons did unto all Israel;
  2. strongly, vigorously, intensely

Usage notes[edit]

Used as an intensifier before adjectives or verbs.

References[edit]

  • valde in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • valde in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • valde in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

valde f (5th declension)

  1. board (of administration)
  2. board (of directors)
  3. authority
  4. committee

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

valde

  1. past tense of velja and velje
  2. definite singular past participle of velja and velje
  3. plural past participle of velja and velje

Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

valde

  1. absolute definite natural masculine singular of vald.

Verb[edit]

valde

  1. past tense of välja.

Anagrams[edit]