See also: Lade, ladé, ladę, lađe, läde, ľade, and ładę

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English laden, from Old English hladan, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþaną (to load), from Proto-Indo-European *kleh₂- (to put, lay out).

VerbEdit

lade (third-person singular simple present lades, present participle lading, simple past laded, past participle laden or laded)

  1. To fill or load (related to cargo or a shipment).
  2. To weigh down, oppress, or burden.
  3. To use a ladle or dipper to remove something (generally water).
    to lade water out of a tub, or into a cistern
  4. To transfer (molten glass) from the pot to the forming table, in making plate glass.
  5. (nautical) To admit water by leakage.

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TranslationsEdit

NounEdit

lade (plural lades)

  1. (Scotland) A load.

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle English lad, from Old English lād, from Proto-Germanic *laidō (a way, course). Related to lode, lead (to conduct).

NounEdit

lade (plural lades)

  1. (Britain, dialect, obsolete) The mouth of a river.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Bishop Gibson to this entry?)
  2. (Britain, dialect, obsolete) A passage for water; a ditch or drain.
  3. (Scotland) Water pumped into and out of mills, especially woolen mills.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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 lade in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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CimbrianEdit

NounEdit

lade f

  1. cupboard, cabinet

ReferencesEdit

  • Umberto Patuzzi, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar, Luserna: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse hlaða, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþǭ, derived from *hlaþaną (to load) (se below)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lade c (singular definite laden, plural indefinite lader)

  1. (agriculture) barn (building)
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Danish latæ, from Old Norse láta, from Proto-Germanic *lētaną.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈla], (always in the meanings "pretend, seem") IPA(key): [ˈlæːðə]

VerbEdit

lade (imperative lad, present tense lader, past tense lod, past participle ladet or ladt)

  1. let (to allow)
  2. leave (to transfer responsibility or attention)
  3. have (cause to, by command or request)
  4. have (cause to be)
  5. make (force to do)
  6. pretend, seem, appear
    in the expressions lade som om (to pretend) and lade til (to seem)
InflectionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Old Norse hlaða, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lade (imperative lad, present tense lader, past tense ladede, past participle ladet)

  1. load
  2. charge
  3. let go
    in the expressions lade vandet (to urinate) and lade livet (to die) (etymologically, they belong to the former verb, but they have the pronunciation and morphology of this verb).
InflectionEdit

Usage notesEdit

In relation to guns, the past participle is ladt.

Etymology 4Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lade

  1. definite singular of lad
  2. plural of lad

DutchEdit

 
Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlaː.də/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: la‧de

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

lade f (plural laden or lades, diminutive ladetje n)

  1. Alternative form of la

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

lade

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of laden

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lade

  1. inflection of laden:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *latha, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþō.

NounEdit

lāde f

  1. box, case
  2. (eastern) plank, beam

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: lade, la
  • Limburgish: laaj

Further readingEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hlaða, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþaną.

VerbEdit

lade (imperative lad, present tense lader, passive lades, simple past lada or ladet or ladde, past participle lada or ladet or ladd, present participle ladende)

  1. (electricity) to charge (e.g. a battery)
  2. to load (a weapon)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse hlaða, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþaną.

Alternative formsEdit

  • la (short form)
  • lada (long form with a- or split infinitives)

VerbEdit

lade (present tense ladar or lader, past tense lada or ladde, supine lada or ladd or ladt, past participle lada or ladd, present participle ladande, imperative lad)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to load, charge
    Synonym: laste

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse hlaði m, hlaða f.

NounEdit

lade m (definite singular laden, indefinite plural ladar, definite plural ladane)

  1. a barn
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SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lade

  1. past tense of lägga.

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