See also: ef-, -ef, and EF

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EnglishEdit

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NounEdit

ef ‎(plural efs)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter F/f.

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CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ef n

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter F/f.

External linksEdit

  • ef in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • ef in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

HungarianEdit

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NounEdit

ef

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter F/f.

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ef, from Proto-Germanic *jabai.

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

ef

  1. if

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ef ‎(indeclinable)

  1. The name of the letter F.

Usage notesEdit

  • Multiple Latin names for the letter F, f have been suggested. The most common is ef or a syllabic f, although there is some evidence which also supports, as names for the letter, , əf, , and even (in the fourth- or fifth-century first Antinoë papyrus, which gives Greek transliterations of the Latin names of the Roman alphabet’s letters) ιφφε(iphphe).

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ReferencesEdit

  • Arthur E. Gordon, The Letter Names of the Latin Alphabet (University of California Press, 1973; volume 9 of University of California Publications: Classical Studies), especially pages 30–31, 42–44, and 63

LatvianEdit

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NounEdit

ef m (invariable)

  1. The Latvian name of the Latin script letter F/f.

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Old FrenchEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin apem, accusative singular of apis.

NounEdit

ef m ‎(oblique plural es, nominative singular es, nominative plural ef)

  1. bee

ReferencesEdit

  • (fr) Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (ef)

Old SaxonEdit

ConjunctionEdit

ef

  1. if, when

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *éy.

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PronounEdit

ef

  1. (literary) he; him

SynonymsEdit

  • e, o (colloquial)