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video

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

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin videō (I see).

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NounEdit

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 notesEdit

  • 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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VerbEdit

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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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English video.

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NounEdit

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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EsperantoEdit

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

  1. video

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

video

  1. video
  2. (usually plural) videocassette recorder, VCR
  3. VHS

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IdoEdit

NounEdit

video (plural videi)

  1. video

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

video m (invariable)

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

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

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).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

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?
    • 63 BCE, Cicero, Catiline Orations (Latin text and English translations here)
      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.
    • 63 BCE, Cicero, Catiline Orations (Latin text and English translations here)
      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 linksEdit

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

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English video.

NounEdit

video m (Cyrillic spelling видео)

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

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NounEdit

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.

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video c

  1. video
  2. video player

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TurkishEdit

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NounEdit

video (definite accusative videoyu, plural videolar)

  1. video

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