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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from the Vulgar Latin de unde (from where, whence), from Latin + unde (whence).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdon.de/, [ˈd̪on̪.d̪e]
  • Hyphenation: dón‧de

AdverbEdit

donde

  1. (archaic) whence; from where or which
    Synonym: onde
    • Decameron I:3
      né veggendo donde così prestamente come gli bisognavano avergli potesse
      not seeing where he [Saladin] might fetch so much money so quickly as he needed it

LadinoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin de unde, from de + unde.

PronounEdit

donde (Latin spelling)

  1. of whom, of which, whose

AdverbEdit

donde (Latin spelling)

  1. of whom, of which, whose

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Contraction of de onde (from where).

PronunciationEdit

ContractionEdit

donde

  1. whereof
  2. whence; from where

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

AdverbEdit

donde (Cyrillic spelling донде)

  1. to that place
    Trčimo odande donde.
    We run from that place to that place.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin unde, from Latin (from) + unde (whence).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdonde/, [ˈd̪õn̪d̪e]
  • Hyphenation: don‧de
  • (file)
  • Homophone: dónde

AdverbEdit

donde

  1. (in indirect questions) where, in what place
    Deja los libros donde quieras.
    Leave the books where you want.

ConjunctionEdit

donde

  1. (Chile, colloquial) because
  2. (Latin America, colloquial) if

PrepositionEdit

donde

  1. by, near to
    Estamos donde la plaza mayor.
    We're around by the main square.
  2. round (at the house of)
    Cenamos donde Daniel.
    We're having dinner (round) at Daniel's place.

PronounEdit

donde

  1. (relative) where, in what place
    El lugar donde estamos es secreto.
    The place where we are is secret.

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