See also: espacé

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

espace (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) Space.

ReferencesEdit

  • OED online

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French espace, from Old French espace, borrowed from Latin spatium.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɛs.pas/
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    • (Quebec) IPA(key): [ɛs.pɑːs]
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NounEdit

espace m (plural espaces)

  1. space
    Je manque d'espace.
    I'm a bit short of space.
    Il a changé en l'espace de deux minutes.
    It changed in the space of two minutes.

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

NounEdit

espace f (plural espaces)

  1. (typography) space

VerbEdit

espace

  1. first-person singular present indicative of espacer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of espacer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of espacer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of espacer
  5. second-person singular imperative of espacer

Further readingEdit


Middle FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French espace.

NounEdit

espace m (plural espaces)

  1. space; room (empty area)
  2. duration (space of time)
    • 1608, Pierre de La Primaudaye, Académie françoise, Volume 3, page 65-66
      Mais premier, nous commencerons d'entrer en quelque consideration des thresors precieux, & doctes enseignemens, dont les sacrees paroles de Moyse par nous ci devant les ouyes de la creation, sont secondement enceintes, et notamment dans l'espace de six iours, qu'il d'escrit de la perfection de ce grand bastiment humain:ainsi que ie te laisse, Achitob, à nous faire entendre

DescendantsEdit

  • French: espace

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin spatium.

NounEdit

espace m (oblique plural espaces, nominative singular espaces, nominative plural espace)

  1. space; room (empty area)
  2. duration (space of time)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit


PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

espace

  1. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of espaçar
  2. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of espaçar
  3. First-person singular (eu) affirmative imperative of espaçar
  4. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of espaçar
  5. First-person singular (eu) negative imperative of espaçar
  6. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of espaçar