See also: supé

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Shortened from super, ultimately from supernumerary.

NounEdit

supe (plural supes)

  1. (dated, slang, theater) A extra or walk-on.
    • 2010, Nora Titone, My Thoughts Be Bloody:
      John Wilkes would go south to Richmond, to join Ford's stock company at the old Marshall Theatre for the 1858–59 season. More work as a supe awaited “J. B. Wilkes,” but his wages this time would be better than in Philadelphia: $440 for the season, the same as his older brother earned in a week.

Etymology 2Edit

Shortened from superintendent.

NounEdit

supe (plural supes)

  1. (informal) A superintendent.
Alternative formsEdit

AnagramsEdit


AlbanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

supe

  1. indefinite nominative/accusative plural of sup

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

supe

  1. vocative singular of sup

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

supe

  1. first-person singular present indicative of super
  2. third-person singular present indicative of super
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of super
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of super
  5. second-person singular imperative of super

AnagramsEdit


Inari SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Samic *supē.

NounEdit

supe

  1. aspen

InflectionEdit

Even e-stem, p-v gradation
Nominative supe
Genitive suve
Singular Plural
Nominative supe suveh
Accusative suve suuvijd
Genitive suve suvij
suuvij
Illative supán suuvijd
Locative suuveest suuvijn
Comitative suuvijn suvijguin
Abessive suvettáá suvijttáá
Essive suppeen
Partitive suppeed
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person
2nd person
3rd person

Further readingEdit

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

supe m (definite singular supeen, indefinite plural supeer, definite plural supeene)

  1. alternative spelling of supé

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse súpa, from Proto-Germanic *sūpaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

supe (present tense syp, past tense saup, supine sope, past participle sopen, present participle supande, imperative sup)

  1. to sip

VerbEdit

supe (present tense supar, past tense supa, past participle supa, passive infinitive supast, present participle supande, imperative sup)

  1. to drink alcohol (regularly)

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

supe m (definite singular supeen, indefinite plural supear, definite plural supeane)

  1. alternative spelling of supé

ReferencesEdit

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Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin suppa (sopped bread), from Proto-Germanic *supô.

NounEdit

supe f (oblique plural supes, nominative singular supe, nominative plural supes)

  1. soup (comestible liquid)

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle French: souppe
    • French: soupe (see there for further descendants)
    • Norman: soupe, souope
    • Dutch: soep
      • Afrikaans: soep
      • Indonesian: sup
      • Papiamentu: sòpi (from the diminutive)
    • Middle English: soupe, sowpe
  • Middle High German: suppe
    • Bavarian:
      Cimbrian: supp
      Mòcheno: supp
    • German: Suppe (with influence from Middle Low German and Middle Dutch sope) (see there for further descendants)
    • Hunsrik: Supp
    • Luxembourgish: Zopp
    • Pennsylvania German: Supp
    • Yiddish: זופּ(zup)

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

supe

  1. First-person singular (yo) preterite indicative form of saber.