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English

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] ante (before)

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
ante

Plural
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  1. (poker) In poker and other games, the contribution made by all players to the pot before dealing the cards.

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Verb

Infinitive
to ante

Third person singular
antes

Simple past
anted or anteed

Past participle
-

Present participle
anteing

to ante (third-person singular simple present antes, present participle anteing, simple past and past participle anted or anteed)
  1. To pay the ante in poker. Often used ante up.
  2. To make an investment in money, effort, or time before knowing one's chances.

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Ido

Preposition

ante

  1. before

Italian

Noun

ante f.

  1. Plural form of anta.

Latin

Preposition

ante [[Category:Template:lang:la prepositions|ante]] (+ accusative)

  1. before

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Spanish

Etymology 1

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:es:Template:lang:la derivations]] ante.

Preposition

ante

  1. in front of, before
    Tengo que aparecer ante el juez.
    I have to appear before the judge.

Etymology 2

From dante.

Noun

ante m. (plural antes)

Singular
ante m.

Plural
antes m.

  1. suede

Swedish

Verb

ante

  1. (colloquial) Past tense of ana.

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