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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Shortened from medical.

AdjectiveEdit

med (not comparable)

  1. (informal) Medical.
    I'm in med school.

NounEdit

med (plural meds)

  1. (informal, chiefly in the plural) medications, especially prescribed psychoactive medications.
    He's been very strange. I wonder if he's not been taking his meds.

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

med

  1. (UK, dialect) may; might
    • Thomas Hardy, Jude the Obscure
      You med be religious, or you med not, but you can't help striking in your homely note with the rest.

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CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *medъ, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰu.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

med m

  1. honey (sweet liquid made by bees)

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse með.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

med

  1. with
  2. by
  3. including, counting

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse með.

PrepositionEdit

med

  1. with

Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse með.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

med

  1. with (in the company of)
    Kven vert med oss?
    Who is coming with us?

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

West Proto-Germanic *mēdō, from Proto-Germanic *mizdō, from Proto-Indo-European *mizdʰos. Cognate with Old Frisian mede, Old Saxon meda, Old High German miata (German Miete (rent)); and with Ancient Greek μισθός (misthós, reward), archaic Russian мзда (mzda, payment, bribe), and Slovak mzda.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mēd f

  1. reward

DeclensionEdit

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *medъ, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰu. Cognate with English mead, German Met, Ancient Greek μέθυ (méthu, wine) (whence English methylene, methane, Greek μέθη (méthi, drunkness)), Hindi मधु (honey) or Urdu مدھو (honey), Persian می (wine).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mȇd m (Cyrillic spelling ме̑д)

  1. honey
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Variant of među.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

med

  1. (Kajkavian) between
  2. (Kajkavian) among

SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *medъ, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰu.

NounEdit

med m (genitive singular medu, nominative plural medy), declension pattern dub

  1. honey (the sweet liquid made by bees)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • med in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

SloveneEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *meďu, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰyos.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

med

  1. (with instrumental) between (stationary)
  2. (with accusative) between (motion towards)

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *medъ, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰu.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

méd m inan (genitive medú or méda, uncountable)

  1. honey
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Proto-Slavic *mědь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

méd f (genitive medí, uncountable)

  1. brass
DeclensionEdit

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse með, from Proto-Germanic *midi.

AdverbEdit

med

  1. also, as well, too
Derived termsEdit
  • See preposition, below
SynonymsEdit

PrepositionEdit

med

  1. with, together with, in the company of
    Han tränar (tillsammans) med vänner.
    He trains (together) with friends.
  2. including, containing, with; in addition to
    Han hittade en plånbok med 100 euro.
    He found a wallet containing 100 euros.
    Med dig blir vi 4 (stycken).
    Including you, there will be four of us.
    Han har en motorcykel med sidovagn.
    He has a motorcycle with a sidecar.
    En hög med sand.
    A pile of sand.
  3. by, with; by means of
    Han reste med tåg
    He travelled by train
    Han öppnade dörren med nyckeln.
    He opened the door with the key.
  4. at, in, on, with (expressing manner)
    Han kör med en hastighet av 90 km/h
    He is driving at a speed of 90 km/h.
    Sluta skriva med stora bokstäver!
    Stop writing in capital letters!
    Han gjorde det med avsikt
    He did it on purpose.
    He talar med brytning
    He speaks with an accent.
  5. to (in the expression "lika med" = "equal to")
    1 + 1 är lika med 2
    1 + 1 is equal to 2.
    Hon är gift med en svensk
    She is married to a Swede.
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Etymology 2Edit

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NounEdit

med c

  1. a runner (device upon which something slides)
  2. a rocker (a device upon which something rocks)
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