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3 letters words from 'mes'

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2 letters words from 'mes'

EM 4ES 2
ME 4 

All 3 letters words made out of mes

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Definitions and meaning of mes

mes

Afrikaans

Etymology

From Dutch mes, from Middle Dutch mets, mes, contraction of *metses, from Old Dutch *metisas, *metsas, from Proto-West Germanic *matisahs (food knife).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /mɛs/

Noun

mes (plural messe)

  1. knife

Derived terms

  • knipmes
  • slagmes

Descendants

  • Zulu: umese

Albanian

Alternative forms

  • midis

Etymology

From Proto-Albanian *meTi, *meTśi-, from Proto-Indo-European *me-t/dhi (with, middle), ultimately from *medʰyo-. Cognate to Gothic 𐌼𐌹𐌸 (miþ, with). It might represent a devoiced variant of mez. A loan from Modern Greek μέσος (mésos, in the middle) is not excluded.

Noun

mes m (indefinite plural mese, definite singular mesi, definite plural meset)

  1. middle

Declension

See also

  • midis

Aragonese

Etymology

From Latin mensis.

Noun

mes m (plural meses)

  1. month

References

  • Bal Palazios, Santiago (2002), “mes”, in Dizionario breu de a luenga aragonesa, Zaragoza, →ISBN

Aromanian

Etymology

From Latin mensis.

Noun

mes m (plural mesh)

  1. month

Synonyms

  • lunã

Asturian

Etymology

From Latin mensis.

Noun

mes m (plural meses)

  1. month

Catalan

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Central, Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈmes/
  • Rhymes: -es

Etymology 1

From Old Occitan mes, from Latin mēnsis (month), from Proto-Indo-European *mḗh₁n̥s (moon, month). Compare French mois, Italian mese, Portuguese mês, Romansch mais, Spanish mes, Aromanian mes.

Noun

mes m (plural mesos)

  1. month

See also

  • (Gregorian calendar months) mes del calendari gregorià; gener, febrer, març, abril, maig, juny, juliol, agost, setembre, octubre, novembre, desembre (Category: ca:Months)

Etymology 2

Latin missus, past participle of mittere.

Verb

mes

  1. past participle of metre

Etymology 3

From Vulgar Latin mās, reduced form of Latin meās

Determiner

mes

  1. feminine plural of mon

Dutch

Etymology

From Middle Dutch mets, mes, contraction of *metses, from Old Dutch *metisas, *metsas, from Proto-West Germanic *matisahs (food knife).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /mɛs/
  • Hyphenation: mes
  • Rhymes: -ɛs

Noun

mes n (plural messen, diminutive mesje n)

  1. knife, cleaver
  2. (informal) blade

Derived terms

Descendants

  • Afrikaans: mes
    • Zulu: umese
  • Japanese: メス (mesu, medical knife)
  • Korean: 메스 (meseu, medical knife)

French

Etymology

From Old French mes, from Latin meōs, meī and meās, meae.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /me/

Determiner

mes pl (masculine mon, feminine ma)

  1. my (when referring to a plural noun)

Related terms

1 Also used before feminine adjectives and nouns beginning with a vowel or mute h.
2 Also used as the polite singular form.

Further reading

  • “mes” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Galician

Etymology

From Old Portuguese mes, from Latin mensis.

Pronunciation

Noun

mes m (plural meses)

  1. month

Gothic

Romanization

mes

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐌴𐍃

Indonesian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɛs]
  • Hyphenation: mès

Etymology 1

From Dutch mess (mess), from English mess.

Noun

mès (plural, first-person possessive mesku, second-person possessive mesmu, third-person possessive mesnya)

  1. mess (hall)

Etymology 2

From English mesh.

Noun

mès (plural, first-person possessive mesku, second-person possessive mesmu, third-person possessive mesnya)

  1. (engineering) mesh, structure or opening.

Etymology 3

From Dutch mest (manure), from Middle Dutch mest, from Old Dutch *mist, from Proto-Germanic *mihstuz. Semantic loan from Dutch kunstmest (artificial fertilizer).

Noun

mès (plural, first-person possessive mesku, second-person possessive mesmu, third-person possessive mesnya)

  1. (colloquial) artificial fertilizer.

Further reading

  • “mes” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Kalasha

Noun

mes

  1. table

Ladino

Alternative forms

  • mez

Noun

mes m (Latin spelling, Hebrew spelling מיס‎)

  1. month

Latgalian

Etymology

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *mes; compare Latvian mēs and Lithuanian mes.

Pronoun

mes

  1. we

Declension


Latvian

Pronoun

mes (personal, 1st person plural)

  1. (dialectal, archaic) we; alternative form of mēs

Lithuanian

Etymology

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *mes; compare Latvian mẽs, Old Prussian mes, Old Church Slavonic мꙑ (my); akin to Old Armenian մեք (mekʿ). This form in m replaced Proto-Indo-European *wéy (we), probably after the 1st person plural verbal suffix -me. At the East-Baltic stage, the oblique forms were rebuilt by analogy with jūs. Compare the Old Prussian oblique forms nūsan, nūmans, and Old Church Slavonic насъ, намъ (nasŭ, namŭ), from *n̥s-, nos-.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /mʲæːs/

Pronoun

mẽs

  1. we (first-person plural pronoun)

Declension

See also


Occitan

Etymology 1

From Old Occitan mes, from Latin mensis (month). Compare French mois, Italian mese, Portuguese mês, Romansch main, Spanish mes.

Noun

mes m (plural meses)

  1. month

Etymology 2

Verb

mes

  1. past participle of metre

Old French

Etymology 1

From Latin magis.

Alternative forms

  • mais

Conjunction

mes

  1. but
Descendants
  • French: mais

Etymology 2

From Latin meōs, meī and meās, meae.

Determiner

mes m pl or f pl

  1. my (first-person plural possessive)
Descendants
  • French: mes

Old Occitan

Etymology

From Latin mensis. Gallo-Romance cognate with Old French mois.

Noun

mes m (oblique plural mes, nominative singular mes, nominative plural mes)

  1. month

Descendants

  • Catalan: mes
  • Occitan: mes

References

  • von Wartburg, Walther (1928-2002), “mensis”, in Französisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume 61, page 713

Old Prussian

Pronoun

mes

  1. we, the first person plural pronoun

Portuguese

Noun

mes m (plural meses)

  1. Obsolete spelling of mês

Rohingya

Etymology

From Bengali মেস (meś), ultimately from Persian [Term?].

Noun

mes

  1. table

Romansch

Adjective

mes m (feminine mia)

  1. (possessive) my

Spanish

Etymology

From Latin mensis (month), from Proto-Indo-European *mḗh₁n̥s (moon, month). Compare Catalan mes, Italian mese, Portuguese mês, Romansch mais.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /mes/
    • IPA(key): [me̞s]
    • (Murcia, Eastern Andalusia) IPA(key): [mɛː]
  • Hyphenation: mes

Noun

mes m (plural meses)

  1. month

Derived terms

  • llegar a fin de mes

Related terms

  • mensual
  • mensualidad
  • semestre
  • sietemesino
  • trimestre

See also

  • (Gregorian calendar months) mes del calendario gregoriano; enero, febrero, marzo, abril, mayo, junio, julio, agosto, septiembre, octubre, noviembre, diciembre (Category: es:Months)

Swedish

Etymology

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Noun

mes c

  1. a tit (Latin name Parus), a small bird
  2. the metal frame of a backpack
  3. (colloquial, derogatory) a coward

Declension

Related terms

  • blåmes
  • stjärtmes

Zoogocho Zapotec

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish mesa, from Latin mēnsa.

Noun

mes

  1. table

References

  • Long C., Rebecca; Cruz M., Sofronio (2000) Diccionario zapoteco de San Bartolomé Zoogocho, Oaxaca (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 38)‎[1] (in Spanish), second electronic edition, Coyoacán, D.F.: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., page 255

Source: wiktionary.org
  • ME, the third note of the musical scale.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)