video

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See also: Video, video-, vidéo, vidéo-, vídeo, and videó

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin videō (I see).

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Noun[edit]

video (plural videos or videmus)

A VHS casette
  1. Television, television show, movie.
  2. Motion picture stored on VHS or some other format.
  3. (dated) VHS.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Video is used in contrast with audio, which is sound only.
  • The plural videmus is rare and used for humorous effect. It is the first-person plural form of the Latin verb ("we see") in the same way that video is the singular.

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Verb[edit]

video (third-person singular simple present videoes, present participle videoing, simple past and past participle videoed)

  1. To record using video equipment

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English video.

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Noun[edit]

video m (plural video's, diminutive videootje n)

  1. A video tape.
  2. A movie which is on a video tape.
    Laten we een video kijken!
    “Let’s watch a movie (on VHS)!”
  3. A video recorder.

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Esperanto[edit]

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video (accusative singular videon, plural videoj, accusative plural videojn)

  1. video

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

video

  1. video
  2. (chiefly in the plural) videocassette recorder, VCR
  3. VHS

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Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

video (plural videi)

  1. video

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

video m (invariable)

  1. video (all senses)
  2. display (screen)
  3. monitor (TV)

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *widēō, from Proto-Indo-European *weyd- (to know; see). Cognates include Ancient Greek εἴδω (eídō), Mycenaean Greek 𐀹𐀆 (wi-de), Sanskrit वेत्ति (vétti), Russian видеть (videtʹ), Old English witan (English wit), German wissen, Macedonian види (vidi).

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Verb[edit]

present active videō, present infinitive vidēre, perfect active vīdī, supine vīsum

  1. I see, perceive; look (at).
    Videsne eum venire?
    Do you see him coming?
    • 106 BCE – 43 BCE, Cicero, In Catilinam
      Nihil agis, nihil moliris, nihil cogitas quod non ego non modo audiam sed etiam videam planeque sentiam.
      You do nothing, you plan nothing, you think of nothing which I not only do not hear, but which I do not see and know every particular of.
  2. I observe, note.
  3. I understand, perceive, comprehend.
    • 106 BCE – 43 BCE, Cicero, In Catilinam
      O tempora, o mores! Senatus haec intellegit, consul videt; hic tamen vivit. Vivit?
      Shame on the age and on its principles! The senate is aware of these things; the consul sees them; and yet this man lives. Lives!
  4. I look (at), consider, reflect (upon).
  5. I look out for, see to, care for, provide, make sure.
  6. (passive) I am regarded, seem, appear.
  7. (passive, used impersonally) I seem proper or right.

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External links[edit]

  • video” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

video m (invariable)

  1. video

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

video m (definite singular videoen, indefinite plural videoer, definite plural videoene)

  1. a video (video film or tape, video player)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

video m (definite singular videoen, indefinite plural videoar, definite plural videoane)

  1. a video (video film or tape, video player)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English video.

Noun[edit]

video m (Cyrillic spelling видео)

  1. video (video tape)
  2. video (motion picture)

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Noun[edit]

video m (plural videos)

  1. (Latin America) videotape.
  2. (Latin America) movie that is stored on VHS tape or DVD.
  3. (Latin America) video store.

Swedish[edit]

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video c

  1. video
  2. video player

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Turkish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

video (definite accusative videoyu, plural videolar)

  1. video

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