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the monde is the ball below the cross

EtymologyEdit

From French monde.

NounEdit

monde (plural mondes)

  1. A ball-like object, located near the top of a crown, symbolizing the globe.
    • 1754, Alexander Drummond, Travels through different cities of Germany, Italy, Greece and several parts of Asia as far as the banks of the Euphrates
      Jesus Christ is represented as a lad about twelve years old, in a tunic and robe of brocade, with a full, fair wig, a gold crown much larger than the head, and a monde in his hand.

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AfrikaansEdit

NounEdit

monde

  1. plural of mond

BourguignonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mundus.

NounEdit

monde m (plural mondes)

  1. world

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mɔ̃d/
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin mundus (world).

NounEdit

monde m (plural mondes)

  1. world
    C'est la plus belle fille du monde.
    She is the most beautiful girl in the world.
  2. people
    Le monde m'agace quelquefois. - People annoy me sometimes.
    La salle était noire de monde. - The room was crowded. or The room was full of people.

InterjectionEdit

monde

  1. (Louisiana) good heavens
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Etymology 2Edit

From Latin mundus (pure; clean).

AdjectiveEdit

monde (plural mondes)

  1. (archaic) pure; clean
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GuaraníEdit

VerbEdit

monde

  1. dress

ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

monde f pl

  1. feminine plural of mondo

Middle FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Old French < Latin mundus (world).

NounEdit

monde m (plural mondes)

  1. the world

Etymology 2Edit

Old French < Latin mundus.

AdjectiveEdit

monde m or f (plural mondes)

  1. clean; pure

DescendantsEdit

  • French: monde

Old FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin mundus.

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

monde m (oblique plural mondes, nominative singular mondes, nominative plural monde)

  1. the world

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Latin mundus.

AdjectiveEdit

monde m (oblique and nominative feminine singular monde)

  1. clean; pure

DescendantsEdit


SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

monde

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

WalloonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mundus (world).

NounEdit

monde m (plural mondes)

  1. world