archives

See also: Archives and archivés

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

archives

  1. plural of archive

VerbEdit

archives

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of archive
    The library archives some of its older books.

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aʁ.ʃiv/
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin archīvum (with a change in gender), from Ancient Greek ἀρχεῖον (arkheîon).

NounEdit

archives f pl (plural only)

  1. archive, the historical material (usually documents) considered as a whole
  2. place for storing archives
  3. plural of archive
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Ottoman Turkish: آرشیو(arşiv)
  • Persian: آرشیو(âršiv)

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

archives

  1. second-person singular present indicative/subjunctive of archiver

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SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

archives

  1. second-person singular present subjunctive of archivar