See also: sec'h

TranslingualEdit

SymbolEdit

sech

  1. (mathematics) The symbol of the hyperbolic function hyperbolic secant.

Usage notesEdit

The symbol sech is prescribed by the ISO 80000-2:2019 standard. The symbol sch is also in use, and is especially favoured in French- and Russian-language texts.

See alsoEdit


EnglishEdit

DeterminerEdit

sech

  1. (Southern US) Pronunciation spelling of such.

AnagramsEdit


LuxembourgishEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

sech

  1. third-person masculine singular, reflexive: himself
  2. third-person feminine singular, reflexive: herself
  3. third-person neuter singular, reflexive: itself
  4. third-person plural, reflexive: themselves

DeclensionEdit


Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *sekʷo- (besides, without), from Proto-Indo-European *sekʷ- (to follow) or *sek- (to cut).[1]

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

sech (with accusative)

  1. past, beyond
  2. different from
    • c. 800–825, Diarmait, Milan Glosses on the Psalms, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 7–483, Ml. 73d7
      Ná eiplet húan bás coitchen húa n‑epil cách, acht foircniter húa sain-bás sech cách.
      Let them not die by the common death by which everyone dies, but let them be ended by a special death different from everyone.

InflectionEdit

Forms combined with the definite article:

  • sechin (different from the m sg or f sg)
  • secha (different from the n sg)
  • sechna (different from the pl)

Forms combined with a possessive determiner:

  • sechmo (different from my)

Forms combined with the relative pronoun:

DescendantsEdit

  • Irish: seach
  • Manx: shagh
  • Scottish Gaelic: seach

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 328

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin siccus.

AdjectiveEdit

sech m (feminine singular secha, masculine plural sechs, feminine plural sechas)

  1. (Puter, Vallader) dry

WelshEdit

AdjectiveEdit

sech (not mutable)

  1. feminine singular of sych

VerbEdit

sech (not mutable)

  1. Contraction of basech.