See also: Limes, limés, and limes'

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin līmes.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

limes (plural limites)

  1. A boundary or border, especially of the Roman Empire.
    • 2011, Norman Davies, Vanished Kingdoms, Penguin 2012, p. 92:
      Their presence in the late fourth century on the River Main (immediately to the east of the Roman limes) is documented in Roman sources, as are their wars with the Alemanni.

Etymology 2Edit

Inflected forms.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

limes

  1. plural of lime

AnagramsEdit


DanishEdit

NounEdit

limes c

  1. indefinite genitive singular of lime
  2. indefinite plural of lime
  3. indefinite genitive plural of lime

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

limes

  1. (mathematics) limit, used mainly to read out formulas.
      reads: limes x lähenee c:tä.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of limes (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative limes limekset
genitive limeksen limesten
limeksien
partitive limestä limeksiä
illative limekseen limeksiin
singular plural
nominative limes limekset
accusative nom. limes limekset
gen. limeksen
genitive limeksen limesten
limeksien
partitive limestä limeksiä
inessive limeksessä limeksissä
elative limeksestä limeksistä
illative limekseen limeksiin
adessive limeksellä limeksillä
ablative limekseltä limeksiltä
allative limekselle limeksille
essive limeksenä limeksinä
translative limekseksi limeksiksi
instructive limeksin
abessive limeksettä limeksittä
comitative limeksineen
Possessive forms of limes (type vastaus)
possessor singular plural
1st person limekseni limeksemme
2nd person limeksesi limeksenne
3rd person limeksensä

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

limes f

  1. plural of lime

GalicianEdit

VerbEdit

limes

  1. second-person singular present subjunctive of limar

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From līmus (askew). See also līmen.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

līmes m (genitive līmitis); third declension

  1. limit, border, path.
DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative līmes līmitēs
Genitive līmitis līmitum
Dative līmitī līmitibus
Accusative līmitem līmitēs
Ablative līmite līmitibus
Vocative līmes līmitēs

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Inflection of līmō (sharpen, file).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

līmēs

  1. second-person singular present active subjunctive of līmō

Etymology 3Edit

Inflection of līmō (besmirch).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

līmēs

  1. second-person singular present active subjunctive of līmō

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

VerbEdit

limes

  1. passive of lime

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

limes

  1. second-person singular (tu) present subjunctive of limar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) negative imperative of limar

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

limes

  1. Informal second-person singular () negative imperative form of limar.
  2. Informal second-person singular () present subjunctive form of limar.