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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin stadium, from Ancient Greek στάδιον (stádion), a 600-ft racetrack, a distance of 600 Greek feet. Cognate with French stade.

NounEdit

stade (plural stades)

  1. (historical units of measure, dated) Synonym of stadion: a former Greek unit of distance (variously 150–210 m at different places and times).
  2. (dated) A track for footraces and its surrounding stadium.
  3. A stage of progress
    1. (obsolete) in a journey.
    2. (medicine, obsolete) of a disease.
    3. (geology) in glaciation during which a secondary advance of the glaciers occurs.

Etymology 2Edit

From Spanish estado, from Latin status (standing).

NounEdit

stade (plural stades)

  1. (units of measure, obsolete) Synonym of fathom.

Etymology 3Edit

From Dutch stad

NounEdit

stade (plural stades)

  1. (rare, obsolete) A chief town in an area or country.

Etymology 4Edit

From German Stade, a town in Hanover.

NounEdit

stade (plural stades)

  1. (obsolete) Fabric or textiles from or similar to those of Stade.

Etymology 5Edit

From Old English staed. Cognate with German Gestade (shore).

NounEdit

stade (plural stades)

  1. (nautical, obsolete) A station for ships, as an anchorage or wharf.
Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "stade, n.1", "n.2", "n.3", & "n.4", in the Oxford English Dictionary, Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • "stade" in William Henry Smith's 1867 The Sailor's Word-Book.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin stadium, from Ancient Greek στάδιον (stádion), neuter form of στάδιος (stádios, stable, firm), from Proto-Indo-European *steh₂- (to be standing).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /stad/
  • (file)

NounEdit

stade m (plural stades)

  1. (historical) stadium (Ancient Greek unit of measurement)
  2. stadium (Greek race course)
  3. stadium (sports arena)
  4. (medicine) stage
    un stade avancé d’une maladie
    an advanced stage of an illness
  5. stage (phase)

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GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

stade

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐍄𐌰𐌳𐌴

Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

stade

  1. (non-standard since 2012) past participle of standa