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Anglo-Norman

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:xno:Template:lang:la derivations]] quid, quis.

Pronoun

ke

  1. (interrogative) what, who
  2. (indefinite) (that) which

Conjunction

ke

  1. that

Basque

Noun

ke

  1. smoke

Esperanto

Etymology

From French, Spanish que (that)

Conjunction

ke

  1. that

Finnish

Abbreviation

ke (from keskiviikko)

  1. Wednesday

Guaraní

Noun

ke

  1. dream

Indonesian

Preposition

ke

  1. to
    Kemarin aku pergi ke rumah teman.
    Yesterday I went to a friend’s home.

Italian

Etymology

Shorter, written form of che

Pronoun

ke [[Category:Template:lang:it pronouns|ke]]

  1. (informal, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) who; which; what; that; than

Japanese

Noun

ke (hiragana )

  1. : hiragana letter ke
  2. : katakana letter ke

Lojban

Particle

ke (cmavo)

  1. start grouping in a tanru (metaphorical compound word); the group is closed by ke'e
    le pelxu je ke barda finpe ke'e prenu
    “the yellow and large-fish-type of person”, i.e. “the person who is yellow and has got some property of large fishes”

Usage notes

Compare the above example to this one:

le pelxu je barda finpe prenu
“the person who has some property of fishes which are large and yellow”

Related terms


Mandarin

Verb

ke (Pinyin kě)

  1. : can; may

Pinyin syllable

ke

  1. A transliteration of any of a number of Chinese characters properly represented as having one of four tones, , , , or .

Usage notes

English transcriptions of Chinese speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Chinese language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.


Romani

Conjunction

ke

  1. because

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