See also: mende, mendę, -mende, and -mènde
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Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

Mende pl (plural only)

  1. A large West African ethnic group, speakers of the Mende language, living primarily in Sierra Leone and Liberia.
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Proper nounEdit

Mende

  1. The language of the Mende people.
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AdjectiveEdit

Mende (not comparable)

  1. Of, from, or pertaining to the Mende people.
  2. Of or pertaining to the Mende language.

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Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from German Mende.

Proper nounEdit

Mende (plural Mendes)

  1. A surname, from German.

StatisticsEdit

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Mende is the 34272nd most common surname in the United States, belonging to 662 individuals. Mende is most common among White (79.15%) and Hispanic/Latino (10.12%) individuals.

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Μένδη (Méndē).

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Proper nounEdit

Mendē f sg (genitive Mendēs); first declension

  1. A town of Chalcidice, colony of Eretria

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun (Greek-type), with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Mendē
Genitive Mendēs
Dative Mendae
Accusative Mendēn
Ablative Mendē
Vocative Mendē
Locative Mendae

ReferencesEdit

  • Mendae in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934
  • Mende in William Smith, editor, A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly, 1854, 1857