See also: veté, vête, vetë, and větě

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Originally from *wem suffixed with te, from Proto-Albanian *wadmi, from Proto-Indo-European *weh₂dʰ-. The term might have been influenced by its Latin cognate, Latin vadō (to go, walk).[1] Also cognate to English wade, Old Armenian գամ (gam, to come). Possibly forms a doublet of va.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

vete (first-person singular past tense vajta, participle vajtur)

  1. (rare, Tosk, Arbëresh) to go

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “vete”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 502

DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch vete, from Old Dutch *faitha, from Proto-West Germanic *faihiþu.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈveː.tə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ve‧te

NounEdit

vete f (plural vetes or veten, diminutive vetetje n)

  1. feud

Derived termsEdit


EstonianEdit

NounEdit

vete

  1. genitive plural of vesi

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse viti.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

vete m (definite singular veten, indefinite plural vetar, definite plural vetane)

  1. a beacon
  2. a hilltop where a beacon stands or has stood
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

vete (present tense veit, past tense visste, past participle visst, passive infinitive vetast, present participle vetande, imperative vet)

  1. Alternative form of vita

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

vete

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of vetar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of vetar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of vetar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of vetar

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbete/, [ˈbe.t̪e]

VerbEdit

vete

  1. second-person singular imperative combined with te of ir
  2. inflection of ver:
    1. second-person singular imperative combined with te
    2. second-person singular voseo imperative combined with te
  3. inflection of vetar:
    1. first-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular present subjunctive
    3. third-person singular imperative

SwedishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse hveiti, from Proto-Germanic *hwaitijaz, from *hwītaz (white).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vete n

  1. wheat
DeclensionEdit
Declension of vete 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative vete vetet
Genitive vetes vetets

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (in certain phrases) /vɛtɛ/, /²veːtɛ/

VerbEdit

vete

  1. subjunctive of veta.
See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit