vend

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French vendre, from Old French vendre, from Latin vendere, from vēnum ((something for) sale) + dare (to give).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛnd

Verb[edit]

vend (third-person singular simple present vends, present participle vending, simple past and past participle vended)

  1. to hawk or to peddle merchandise
  2. to sell wares through a vending machine
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Translations[edit]

Noun[edit]

vend (plural vends)

  1. The act of vending or selling; a sale.
  2. (Britain, Australia, dated) The total sales of coal from a colliery.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Compare wynn.

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Noun[edit]

vend (plural vends)

  1. The letter /, used in Old Norse, related to the rune wynn (, whence also Latin-script Ƿ/ƿ) but with the bowl open at the top, like a y.
    • 1874, Richard Cleasby, Gudbrand Vigfusson, An Icelandic-English Dictionary, page 707:
      [...] a gramm. term, implying the use of the old letter 'vend' in spelling v-rungu, v-rangr, v-reiðr, see introduction to letter R; ...
    • 2005, Diana L. Paxson, Taking Up The Runes: A Complete Guide To Using Runes In Spells, Rituals, Divination, And Magic, Weiser Books (→ISBN), page 88:
      In Old English, the meaning of wynn is the same. In Old Norse, the etymological equivalents of words beginning with w are spelled with a v, the letter named “vend” in the Icelandic alphabet.

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Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *wen-ta, from earlier *wena. A gerund formation from .[2] Has been compared to the Illyrian-derived toponyms Vendum and Avendius (compare Οὐένδων (Ouéndōn)).

Noun[edit]

vend m (indefinite plural vende, definite singular vendi)

  1. place
  2. location
  3. (plot of) land

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Fialuur i voghel Sccyp e ltinisct (Small Dictionary of Albanian and Latin), page 170, by P. Jak Junkut, 1895, Sckoder
  2. ^ Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

vend

  1. imperative of vende

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly an irregular variant of veli (brother), influenced by Swedish vän (friend).

Noun[edit]

vend (genitive venna, partitive venda)

  1. brother
  2. (colloquial) guy, dude, fellow, chap

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

vend

  1. third-person singular present indicative of vendre

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Wende (Wend, Sorbian).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈvɛnd]
  • Hyphenation: vend

Adjective[edit]

vend (not comparable)

  1. Wendish, Sorbian

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative vend vendek
accusative vendet vendeket
dative vendnek vendeknek
instrumental venddel vendekkel
causal-final vendért vendekért
translative venddé vendekké
terminative vendig vendekig
essive-formal vendként vendekként
essive-modal
inessive vendben vendekben
superessive venden vendeken
adessive vendnél vendeknél
illative vendbe vendekbe
sublative vendre vendekre
allative vendhez vendekhez
elative vendből vendekből
delative vendről vendekről
ablative vendtől vendektől

Noun[edit]

vend (plural vendek)

  1. (dated) Slovene, Slovenian (person)
  2. Wend, Sorb (person)
  3. (singular only) Wendish, Sorbian (language)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative vend vendek
accusative vendet vendeket
dative vendnek vendeknek
instrumental venddel vendekkel
causal-final vendért vendekért
translative venddé vendekké
terminative vendig vendekig
essive-formal vendként vendekként
essive-modal vendül
inessive vendben vendekben
superessive venden vendeken
adessive vendnél vendeknél
illative vendbe vendekbe
sublative vendre vendekre
allative vendhez vendekhez
elative vendből vendekből
delative vendről vendekről
ablative vendtől vendektől
Possessive forms of vend
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. vendem vendjeim
2nd person sing. vended vendjeid
3rd person sing. vendje vendjei
1st person plural vendünk vendjeink
2nd person plural vendetek vendjeitek
3rd person plural vendjük vendjeik

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

vend (plural vendes)

  1. Alternative form of feend

Norman[edit]

Verb[edit]

vend

  1. inflection of vendre:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

vend

  1. imperative of vende

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

vend

  1. imperative of venda