Open main menu

CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

bordes

  1. second-person singular present indicative form of bordar

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch bordessche. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bɔrˈdɛs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bor‧des
  • Rhymes: -ɛs

NounEdit

bordes n (plural bordessen, diminutive bordesje n)

  1. A raised platform, often with a flight of steps, that lead into a building
  2. An intermediate platform between flights of stairs, which normally involves a change in direction; a landing
  3. A balcony (open or roofed), porch or lean-to.
    • 1960, Peter Koelewijn, "Kom van dat dak af", Peter en zijn Rockets, Kom van dat dak af.
      Jan Janssen z'n vrouw was een koordanseres, / maar bij gebrek aan een touw klom ze op het bordes.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit


FrenchEdit

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

bordes

  1. plural of bord

PortugueseEdit

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

bordes m pl

  1. plural of borde

VerbEdit

bordes

  1. Informal second-person singular () present subjunctive form of bordar.