Last modified on 21 May 2014, at 12:20
See also: SOE and S.O.E.

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

soe (plural soes)

  1. (obsolete) a large wooden vessel for carrying water, especially one to be carried on a pole between two people.
    • 1662, Henry More, An Antidote Against Atheism, Book II, A Collection of Several Philosophical Writings of Dr. Henry More, p. 55:
      "... no more then a Pump grown dry will yield any water, unless you pour a little water into it first, and then for one Bason-ful you may fetch up so many Soe-fuls"

EstonianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

soe (genitive sooja, partitive sooja)

  1. warm

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *suo, from Proto-Germanic *sō, originally the feminine demonstrative pronoun. Compare Old English sēo, Old Norse , Gothic 𐍃𐍉 ().

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

soe

  1. (chiefly East and West Flanders) Alternative form of si. (feminine singular)

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

soe

  1. First-person singular (eu) affirmative imperative of soar
  2. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of soar
  3. First-person singular (eu) negative imperative of soar
  4. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of soar
  5. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of soar
  6. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of soar

West FrisianEdit

VerbEdit

soe

  1. would (modal verb) (see sille)
    “Ik soe it mar dwaan as ik dy wie.” (I would have done it if I were you.)