See also: Ende and -ende

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Historically identical with edhe. Compare Danish end (but), Icelandic enn (still, yet).

AdverbEdit

ende

  1. still, yet , therefore
Related termsEdit

DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse endi, endir (end), from Proto-Germanic *andijaz, from Proto-Indo-European *antios.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɛnə/, [ˈɛnə], [ˈɛnn̩]

NounEdit

ende c (singular definite enden, plural indefinite ender)

  1. end
  2. point, prong, tine
  3. behind, bottom, buttocks, backside, bum, fanny
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse enda (to end).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɛnə/, [ˈɛnə], [ˈɛnn̩]

VerbEdit

ende (imperative end, infinitive at ende, present tense ender, past tense endte, past participle er/har endt)

  1. end
  2. finish
SynonymsEdit

GermanEdit

VerbEdit

ende

  1. First-person singular present of enden.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of enden.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of enden.
  4. Imperative singular of enden.

Middle DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Dutch *endi, enda, *ende, from Proto-Germanic *andi.

Alternative formsEdit

ConjunctionEdit

ende

  1. and
DescendantsEdit
  • Dutch: en
    • Afrikaans: en

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Dutch *endi, ende, einde, from Proto-Germanic *andijaz.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

ende n

  1. end
DescendantsEdit

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • eende

EtymologyEdit

From Old English ende.

NounEdit

ende

  1. end
    • 1407, The Testimony of William Thorpe, pages 40–41
      And I seide, “Ser, in his tyme maister Ioon Wiclef was holden of ful many men the grettis clerk that thei knewen lyuynge vpon erthe. And therwith he was named, as I gesse worthili, a passing reuli man and an innocent in al his lyuynge. And herfore grete men of kunnynge and other also drowen myche to him, and comownede ofte with him. And thei sauouriden so his loore that thei wroten it bisili and enforsiden hem to rulen hem theraftir… Maister Ion Aston taughte and wroot acordingli and ful bisili, where and whanne and to whom he myghte, and he vsid it himsilf, I gesse, right perfyghtli vnto his lyues eende. Also Filip of Repintoun whilis he was a chanoun of Leycetre, Nycol Herforde, dane Geffrey of Pikeringe, monke of Biland and a maistir dyuynyte, and Ioon Purueye, and manye other whiche weren holden rightwise men and prudent, taughten and wroten bisili this forseide lore of Wiclef, and conformeden hem therto. And with alle these men I was ofte homli and I comownede with hem long tyme and fele, and so bifore alle othir men I chees wilfulli to be enformed bi hem and of hem, and speciali of Wiclef himsilf, as of the moost vertuous and goodlich wise man that I herde of owhere either knew. And herfore of Wicleef speciali and of these men I toke the lore whiche I haue taughte and purpose to lyue aftir, if God wole, to my lyues ende.”

DescendantsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse endi, endir, from Proto-Germanic *andijaz, from Proto-Indo-European *antios.

NounEdit

ende m (definite singular enden; indefinite plural ender; definite plural endene)

  1. end (extreme part)

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse endi, endir, from Proto-Germanic *andijaz, from Proto-Indo-European *antios.

NounEdit

ende m (definite singular enden, indefinite plural endar, definite plural endane)

  1. end (extreme part)

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

ende (present tense endar, past tense enda, past participle enda, passive infinitve endast, present participle endande, imperative ende/end)

  1. Alternative form of enda.

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *andijaz, from Proto-Indo-European *antios. Cognate with Old Frisian ende, enda, Old Saxon endi, Old Dutch ende, einde (Dutch einde), Old High German enti (German Ende), Old Norse endir (Swedish ände), Gothic 𐌰𐌽𐌳𐌴𐌹𐍃 (andeis).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ende m

  1. end, limit, border, corner

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit


SwedishEdit

PronounEdit

ende

  1. (the) only (one), masculine form of enda
    du är den ende, som hemligen ser mig
    you are the only one, who secretly sees me

See alsoEdit


TurkishEdit

NounEdit

ende

  1. locative singular of en
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