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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French fond, from Latin fundus. Doublet of fundus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfʌnd/
    • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ʌnd

NounEdit

fund (plural funds)

  1. A sum or source of money.
    the fund of a bank, commercial house, manufacturing corporation, etc.
    a fund for the maintenance of underprivileged students
  2. An organization managing such money.
  3. A money-management operation, such as a mutual fund.
    Several major funds were declared insolvent recently.
  4. A large supply of something to be drawn upon.
    He drew on his immense fund of knowledge.

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VerbEdit

fund (third-person singular simple present funds, present participle funding, simple past and past participle funded)

  1. (transitive) To pay for.
    He used his inheritance to fund his gambling addiction.
  2. (transitive) To place (money) in a fund.
  3. (transitive) To form a debt into a stock charged with interest.

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AlbanianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin fundus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fund m (indefinite plural funde, definite singular fundi, definite plural fundet)

  1. end
  2. bottom (lowest part)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Fialuur i voghel Sccyp e ltinisct (Small Dictionary of Albanian and Latin), page 33, by P. Jak Junkut, 1895, Sckoder
  2. ^ Dictionnaire Français-Albanais / Fjalor Shqip-Frengjisht, page 462, Vedat Kokona, Tiranë, 2002, →ISBN

AromanianEdit

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NounEdit

fund n

  1. Alternative form of fundu

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Verbal noun to finde (to find). Compare Old Norse fundr and German Fund.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fund n (singular definite fundet, plural indefinite fund)

  1. find
  2. bargain
  3. discovery

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IcelandicEdit

NounEdit

fund

  1. indefinite accusative singular of fundur

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

fund (plural fundes)

  1. Alternative form of feend

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fundus, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *bʰudʰmḗn.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fund n (plural funduri)

  1. bottom
  2. backside; buttocks

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