winde

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See also: Winde

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

winde (countable and uncountable, plural windes)

  1. Obsolete spelling of wind
    • 1566, William Adlington, The Golden Asse[1]:
      But he that laughed before at his fellow, said againe, Verily this tale is as true, as if a man would say that by sorcery and inchantment the floods might be inforced to run against their course, the seas to be immovable, the aire to lacke the blowing of windes, the Sunne to be restrained from his naturall race, the Moone to purge his skimme upon herbes and trees to serve for sorceries: the starres to be pulled from heaven, the day to be darkened and the dark night to continue still.

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Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

winde

  1. plural of wind

Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋɪn.də/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: win‧de

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch winde. Equivalent to a deverbal from winden (to wind).

Noun[edit]

winde f (plural winden)

  1. windlass
  2. (botany) bindweed (Convolvulus or Calystegia)
    • 1933, Enkele bloemnamen in de Zuidnederlandsche dialecten, page 30.
      De winde is een dier planten, waarvan het loof, in casu de ranken, meer de aandacht trekt dan de bloemen.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
    • 2008, Romke van de Kaa, Alles kan wachten. Tuinieren op ontspannen wijze, Uitgeverij Contact (publ.).
      Tenminste – als ze zich niet met wortels van andere planten verweven hebben, want dan moet je alle planten uitgraven om de wortels van de winde te verwijderen.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
    Hypernym: windefamilie
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

winde

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of winden

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

winde

  1. inflection of winden:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

winde

  1. Alternative form of wynd

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

winde

  1. Alternative form of wynde

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

winde

  1. Alternative form of wynden (to wind)