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See also: EDES, édes, and ėdęs

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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the same Finno-Ugric root *ede (see esi-).

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: e‧des

AdverbEdit

edes

  1. even (suggesting a minimum in a question)
    Voiko hän edes juosta?
    Can s/he even run?
  2. even, so much as (suggesting a minimum in a negative statement)
    Hän käveli huoneeseen kysymättä edes lupaa ja alkoi selailla heidän tiedostojaan.
    Without so much as asking, he walked into the office and started digging through their files.
  3. at least (suggesting a minimum in a positive statement)
    Voisit edes lähettää hänelle kortin.
    You could at least send her/him a card.
  4. (with the negation verb) not ... even:
    Edes se ei auttanut.
    Not even that helped.
    Älä edes kuvittele!
    Don't even think of it!

InflectionEdit

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • See the inflection table.

See alsoEdit

See alsoEdit


LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Form of the verb edō (I eat).

VerbEdit

edēs

  1. second-person singular future active indicative of edō

Etymology 2Edit

Form of the verb ēdō (I dispatch).

VerbEdit

ēdēs

  1. second-person singular future active indicative of ēdō

VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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Related to Finnish edessä.

AdverbEdit

edes

  1. in front (stationary)

PostpositionEdit

edes

  1. in front of, at the front of (stationary location)

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “впереди, перед, передо”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika