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See also ex-, and ex.

English

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
ex

Plural
es

ex (es)
  1. The name of the letter X. Found in compounds such as exray (ex-ray).
  2. (colloquial) An ex-husband, ex-wife or ex-partner.

Translations

Verb

Infinitive
to ex

Third person singular
ex

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to ex (third-person singular simple present ex, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To delete; to cross out

Icelandic

Noun

ex n.

  1. ex (the letter X)

Declension

n-s Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ex exið ex exin
Accusative ex exið ex exin
Dative exi exinu exum exunum
Genitive ex exins exa exanna

Italian

Noun

ex m. and f. inv.

  1. ex (ex-boyfriend, girlfriend)

Latin

Preposition

ex (+ ablative)

  1. out of, from

Usage notes

  • Sometimes shortened as e.

Spanish

Noun

ex m. and f. singular & plural

  1. (colloquial) ex-husband, ex-wife or ex-partner.

Swedish

Noun

Inflection for ex Singular Plural
neuter Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ex exet ex exen
Genitive exs exets exs exens

ex n.

  1. (colloquial) ex; ex-partner

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