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Portuguese

Noun

f (plural Sés)

  1. Alternative form of

See also: Appendix:Variations of "se"

Catalan

Verb

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of saber

Galician

Verb

  1. second-person singular imperative of ser

Irish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ʃeː]
  • (Ulster) IPA(key): [ʃə], [ʃɛ]

Etymology 1

From Middle Irish , from Old Irish é.

Pronoun

(3d sing. masc. conjunctive)

  1. he; (referring to a masculine noun) it
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Etymology 2

From Old Irish , from Proto-Celtic *swexs, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs. Compare Scottish Gaelic sia, Manx shey.

Numeral

  1. six
Usage notes

Can be followed by either the singular or the plural form of the noun it modifies. Triggers lenition of a following singular noun. Prefixes h- to a following vowel-initial plural noun.

Derived terms
  • séú (ordinal)
Related terms
  • seisear (used to modify nouns referring to human beings)

Mutation

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
shé
after an, tsé
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References

  • "" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • 1 sé” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • 2 sé” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Italian

Etymology

From Latin .

Pronoun

  1. oneself, himself, herself

Derived terms

Usage notes

  • Becomes se when in combination with verbs or other pronouns.
  • Becomes si when part of a reflexive verb.

Ladin

Verb

  1. first-person singular present indicative of savei

Pronoun

  1. oneself, himself, herself

Norman

Etymology 1

From Latin siccus, from Proto-Indo-European *seyk-.

Adjective

 m

  1. (Jersey) dry
Alternative forms
Derived terms

Etymology 2

From Old French seir, soir, from Latin sērō (at a late hour, late), from sērus (late).

Noun

 m (plural sés)

  1. (Jersey) evening
Alternative forms

Etymology 3

From Old French sel, from Latin sāl.

Noun

 m (plural sés)

  1. (Jersey) salt
Alternative forms

Old Irish

Etymology

From Proto-Celtic *swexs, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs.

Numeral

Old Irish cardinal numbers
 <  5 6 7  > 
    Cardinal :
    Ordinal : seissed

  1. six

Descendants

References

  • ” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Portuguese

Etymology

From Old Portuguese see, from Latin sēdēs (seat), from sedeō (I sit), from Proto-Indo-European *sed- (to sit).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛ/
  • Homophone:

Noun

f (plural sés)

  1. (Roman Catholicism) see (the cathedral and region under the jurisdiction of a bishop)

Derived terms

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Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /se/
  • Homophone: se
  • Rhymes: -e

Etymology 1

See saber

Verb

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of saber.
    No . — “I do not know.”

Etymology 2

See ser

Verb

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of ser.

Etymology 3

See

Interjection

  1. (colloquial, Chile, Mexico) yes

Sranan Tongo

Etymology

From Dutch zee.

Noun

  1. sea

Walloon

Etymology

From Latin sāl, salem.

Noun

 ?

  1. salt