See also: Indice, índice, and indicé

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French indice, from Latin indicium, from index.

NounEdit

indice (plural indices)

  1. (obsolete) index
  2. (obsolete) indication
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for indice in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin indicium, from indicō (point out, indicate, show).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

indice m (plural indices)

  1. clue, indication
  2. (finance) index
  3. (computing) index

VerbEdit

indice

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

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin index, indicem (sign, indication; index), from indicō (point out, indicate, show). Compare the doublet endice.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

indice m (plural indici)

  1. (finger) index, index finger, forefinger
  2. (economics, mathematics, etc.) index, rate, rating
  3. (books) index
  4. indication, sign
  5. indicator, pointer

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LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Form of the noun index.

NounEdit

indice

  1. ablative singular of index

Etymology 2Edit

Form of the verb indīcō ([I] proclaim, announce).

VerbEdit

indīce

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of indīcō

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

indice

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of indizar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of indizar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of indizar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of indizar.