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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Yoruba adirẹ.

NounEdit

adire (uncountable)

  1. (Nigeria) A type of traditional Yoruba tie-dyed cloth.
    • 1997, O. J. Nwanyanwu, Education for socio-economic & political development in Nigeria, p. 250:
      These have contributed immensely to the development of many modem designs that have made adire to become acceptable as dress []

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin adeō.

VerbEdit

adire

  1. (transitive, law) to start or institute legal proceedings

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

adīre

  1. present active infinitive of adeō