EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /mɛːd/
  • Rhymes: -ɛd

Etymology 1Edit

Clippings.

AdjectiveEdit

med (not comparable)

  1. (informal) Clipping of medical.
    I'm in med school.

NounEdit

med (plural meds)

  1. (informal, chiefly in the plural) Medications, especially prescribed psychoactive medications.
    He's been very strange. I wonder if he's not been taking his meds.
Usage notesEdit
  • Often, or even primarily, used in negative constructions like off his meds. When so used it does not necessarily imply the person has been prescribed drugs, only that the person is acting like somebody who needs drugs and is not taking them.

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

med

  1. (UK, dialect) May; might.

AnagramsEdit


Central FranconianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German muode, from Old High German muodi.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

med (masculine mede, feminine med, comparative meder, superlative et medste)

  1. (northern Moselle Franconian) tired

CzechEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Czech med, from Proto-Slavic *mȅdъ, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰu.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

med m inan

  1. honey (thick, viscous, sweet liquid made by bees)
    Synonym: (literary) strdí

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • med in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • med in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989
  • med in Internetová jazyková příručka

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse með.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

med

  1. with
  2. by
  3. including, counting

ReferencesEdit


LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Old Latin) IPA(key): /ˈmeːd/

PronounEdit

mēd

  1. Early Latin form of
    • 7th century BC, Praeneste fibula:
      𐌌𐌀𐌍𐌉𐌏𐌔:𐌌𐌄𐌃:𐌅𐌇𐌄⁝𐌅𐌇𐌀𐌊𐌄𐌃:𐌍𐌖𐌌𐌀𐌔𐌉𐌏𐌉
      MANIOS:MED:FHE⁝FHAKED:NVMASIOI
      Manius made me for Numasius
    • 7th–5th century BC, Duenos inscription:
      𐌉𐌏𐌖𐌄𐌔𐌀𐌕𐌃𐌄𐌉𐌖𐌏𐌔𐌒𐌏𐌉𐌌𐌄𐌃𐌌𐌉𐌕𐌀𐌕𐌍𐌄𐌉𐌕𐌄𐌃𐌄𐌍𐌃𐌏𐌂𐌏𐌔𐌌𐌉𐌔𐌖𐌉𐌓𐌂𐌏𐌔𐌉𐌄𐌃 / [] / 𐌃𐌖𐌄𐌍𐌏𐌔𐌌𐌄𐌃𐌅𐌄𐌂𐌄𐌃𐌄𐌍𐌌𐌀𐌍𐌏𐌌𐌄𐌉𐌍𐌏𐌌𐌃𐌖𐌄𐌍𐌏𐌉𐌍𐌄𐌌𐌄𐌃𐌌𐌀𐌋𐌏𐌔𐌕𐌀𐌕𐌏𐌃
      IOVESATDEIVOSQOIMEDMITATNEITEDENDOCOSMISVIRCOSIED / [] / DVENOSMEDFECEDENMANOMEINOMDVENOINEMEDMALOSTATOD
      iouesāt deivos qoi mēd mitāt, nei tēd endō cosmis vircō siēd / [] / duenos mēd fēced en mānōm (m)einom duenōi nē mēd malo(s) statōd
      The person who sends me prays to the gods, lest the girl be not kind towards thee / [] / A good man made me (in good intention?) for a good man; may I not be stolen by an evil man.
    • c. 620–600 BC, Tita Vendia vase:
      𐌄𐌂𐌏𐌖𐌓𐌍𐌀𐌕𐌉𐌕𐌀𐌖𐌄𐌍𐌃𐌉𐌀𐌔𐌌𐌀𐌌𐌀𐌓[𐌂𐌏𐌔𐌌]𐌄𐌃𐌖𐌇𐌄[𐌂𐌄𐌃]
      ECOVRNATITAVENDIASMAMAR[COSM]EDVHE[CED]
      eco urna tita vendias mamar[cos m]ed vhe[ced]
      I am the urn of Tita Vendia. Mamar[cos had me made].
    • 6th century BC, Tibur pedestal inscription (CIL I2 2658; image (page 18)):
      𐌇𐌏𐌉𐌌𐌄𐌃𐌌𐌉𐌕𐌀𐌕𐌊𐌀𐌖𐌉𐌏𐌔[]𐌌𐌏𐌍𐌉𐌏𐌔𐌒𐌄𐌕𐌉𐌏𐌔𐌃[𐌏]𐌍𐌏𐌌𐌐𐌓𐌏𐌅𐌉𐌋𐌄𐌏𐌃
      HOIMEDMITATKAVIOS[]MONIOSQETIOSD[O]NOMPROFILEOD
      Hoi mēd mitāt Kāvios []monios Qetios d[ō]nom prō fileōd.
      Kavios []monios Qetios places me here as a gift on behalf of his son.
    • c. 500 BC, Garigliano bowl:
      𐌍𐌄𐌉[- - -]𐌐𐌀𐌓𐌉𐌌𐌄𐌃𐌄𐌔𐌏𐌌𐌊𐌏𐌌𐌌𐌄𐌏𐌉𐌔𐌔𐌏𐌊𐌉𐌏𐌉𐌔𐌕𐌓𐌉𐌖𐌏𐌉𐌀𐌃𐌃𐌄𐌏𐌌𐌃𐌖𐌏
      NEIPARIMEDESOMKOMMEOISSOKIOISTRIVOIADDEOMDVO
      nei pari med esom kom meois sokiois trifos audeom duo[m]
      Do not take me! I am with my three companions (property) of the two Audii

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

med

  1. Alternative form of mede (mead (beverage))

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

med

  1. Alternative form of mede (meadow)

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

med

  1. Alternative form of mede (reward)

Etymology 4Edit

PrepositionEdit

med

  1. Alternative spelling of mid

AdjectiveEdit

med

  1. Alternative spelling of mid

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse með (with, along with), from Proto-Germanic *midi (with, by, through; along, together), from Proto-Indo-European *meth₂, from *me (in the middle of, near, by, around, with).

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

med

  1. with
  2. by
    med båt / tog - by boat / train
  3. of
    fat med olje - barrel of oil

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse með.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

med

  1. with (in the company of)
    Kven vert med oss?
    Who is coming with us?
  2. by
    med båt / tog - by boat / train
  3. of
    fat med olje - barrel of oil

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Old CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *mȅdъ

NounEdit

med m

  1. honey

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Czech: med

Further readingEdit


Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *miʀdu, from Proto-Germanic *mizdō, from Proto-Indo-European *misdʰós. Cognate with Old Frisian mede, Old Saxon meda, Old High German miata (German Miete (rent)); and with Ancient Greek μισθός (misthós, reward), archaic Russian мзда (mzda, payment, bribe), and Slovak mzda.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mēd f

  1. reward

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


PolabianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *medъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

med m (genitive medai)

  1. honey

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French Mède.

NounEdit

med m (plural mezi)

  1. Mede

DeclensionEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

 
Med
 
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Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *mȅdъ, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *médu, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰu.

Cognate with English mead, German Met, Ancient Greek μέθυ (méthu, wine) (whence English methylene, methane, Greek μέθη (méthi, drunkness)), Hindi मधु (madhu, honey) or Urdu مدھو(honey), Persian می(wine).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mȇd m (Cyrillic spelling ме̑д)

  1. honey
    teče med i mleko iz usta - milk and honey floats from his mouth
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Variant of među.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

med (Cyrillic spelling мед)

  1. (Kajkavian) between
  2. (Kajkavian) among

SlovakEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *mȅdъ

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

med m (genitive singular medu, nominative plural medy, genitive plural medov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. honey (the sweet liquid made by bees)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • med in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

SloveneEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *meďu

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

med

  1. (with instrumental) between (stationary)
  2. (with accusative) between (motion towards)

Etymology 2Edit

 
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From Proto-Slavic *mȅdъ

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mẹ̑d m inan

  1. honey
InflectionEdit
Declension of med (masculine, irregular)
nom. sing. [[med#Slovene|med]]
gen. sing. medu, meda
singular
nominative [[med#Slovene|med]]
accusative [[med#Slovene|med]]
genitive medu, meda
dative medu
locative medu
instrumental medom
Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nominative méd
genitive méda
singular
nominative méd
accusative méd
genitive méda
dative médu
locative médu
instrumental médom

Etymology 3Edit

 
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From Proto-Slavic *mědь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mẹ̑d f

  1. brass
InflectionEdit
Feminine, i-stem, mobile accent
nominative méd
genitive medí
singular
nominative méd
accusative méd
genitive medí
dative médi
locative médi
instrumental medjó

Further readingEdit

  • med”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU[1], portal Fran

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Swedish mædh, from Old Norse með, from Proto-Germanic *midi.

AdverbEdit

med

  1. also, as well, too
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit
  • See preposition, below

PrepositionEdit

med

  1. with, together with, in the company of
    Han tränar (tillsammans) med vänner.
    He trains (together) with friends.
  2. including, containing, with; in addition to
    Han hittade en plånbok med 100 euro.
    He found a wallet containing 100 euros.
    Med dig blir vi 4 (stycken).
    Including you, there will be four of us.
    Han har en motorcykel med sidovagn.
    He has a motorcycle with a sidecar.
    En hög med sand.
    A pile of sand.
  3. by, with; by means of
    Han reste med tåg.
    He travelled by train.
    Han öppnade dörren med nyckeln.
    He opened the door with the key.
  4. at, in, on, with (expressing manner)
    Han kör med en hastighet av 90 km/h
    He is driving at a speed of 90 km/h.
    Sluta skriva med stora bokstäver!
    Stop writing in capital letters!
    Han gjorde det med avsikt.
    He did it on purpose.
    Han talar med brytning.
    He speaks with an accent.
  5. to (in the expression "lika med" = "equal to")
    1 + 1 är lika med 2
    1 + 1 is equal to 2.
    Hon är gift med en svensk
    She is married to a Swede.
AntonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse meiðr.

NounEdit

med c

  1. a runner (device upon which something slides)
  2. a rocker (a device upon which something rocks)
DeclensionEdit
Declension of med 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative med meden medar medarna
Genitive meds medens medars medarnas
Alternative formsEdit
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

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AnagramsEdit