See also: MEC, meč, мөс, and měć

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

mec (uncountable)

  1. (medicine, colloquial) Clipping of meconium.
    mec liquor

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AromanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Latin mandūcō.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

mec (third-person present singular indicative meche, past participle mãcate)

  1. Alternative form of mãc

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mec (feminine meca, masculine plural mecs, feminine plural meques)

  1. (of a face) hairless; beardless
    Synonym: barbamec

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Further readingEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From mac, a shortening of maquereau (pimp), from Dutch makelaar (broker).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mec m (plural mecs)

  1. (slang) guy, fellow, bloke, chap, dude, boyfriend [from 20th c.]
    • 1984, “Paris”, performed by Taxi Girl (sung by Daniel Darc):
      mec ! Mec, comment t'épelles Paris ?
      Hey dude! Dude, how do ya spell Paris?
    Quel mec a volé mon pantalon?
    Which guy stole my pants?
    Synonyms: bougre, gars, type
  2. (obsolete, slang) pimp

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Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *mek (me), from Proto-Indo-European *me-ge (me). Akin to Old High German mih (me).

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

mec

  1. accusative of : me

Usage notesEdit

  • Like its counterpart þec, this word was common in the Anglian dialects, but used only occasionally in the West Saxon dialect. The normal accusative form of in the West Saxon dialect was : Hē lufaþ ("He loves me"), Iċ lufiġe ("I love myself").

VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *meccä.

NounEdit

mec

  1. forest

InflectionEdit

Inflection of mec (inflection type 5/sana)
nominative sing. mec
genitive sing. mecan
partitive sing. mecad
partitive plur. mecoid
singular plural
nominative mec mecad
accusative mecan mecad
genitive mecan mecoiden
partitive mecad mecoid
essive-instructive mecan mecoin
translative mecaks mecoikš
inessive mecas mecoiš
elative mecaspäi mecoišpäi
illative mecaha
mecha
mecoihe
adessive mecal mecoil
ablative mecalpäi mecoilpäi
allative mecale mecoile
abessive mecata mecoita
comitative mecanke mecoidenke
prolative mecadme mecoidme
approximative I mecanno mecoidenno
approximative II mecannoks mecoidennoks
egressive mecannopäi mecoidennopäi
terminative I mecahasai
mechasai
mecoihesai
terminative II mecalesai mecoilesai
terminative III mecassai
additive I mecahapäi
mechapäi
mecoihepäi
additive II mecalepäi mecoilepäi

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “лес”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika

YurokEdit

NounEdit

mec

  1. fire