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See also PES, and PEs

English

Noun

Singular
pes

Plural
pedes

pes (pedes)
  1. the foot of a human
  2. the hoof of a quadruped
  3. clubfoot or talipes

Catalan

Etymology

Latin pensum

Noun

pes

  1. weight

Czech

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *pьsъ.

A dog (a Labrador)

Pronunciation

Noun

pes m., animate

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) dog
  2. scoundrel, bad person

Declension

Derived terms


Latin

Etymology

pēs hūmānus (human foot)
pēs equī (foot of a horse)

From Proto-Indo-European *pṓds. Cognates include Sanskrit पद् (pád), Ancient Greek πούς (pous) and Old English fōt (English foot).

Pronunciation

Noun

pēs (genitive pedis); m, third declension

  1. a foot, of a human or animal
    Ne manus, nec pedes, nec alia membra.
    Not the hands, not the feet, and not the other limbs.
  2. foot of a table or stool
  3. base of a mountain
  4. ground, soil, territory
  5. (nautical) rope attached to a sail for setting it
  6. (botany) the pedicel or stalk of a fruit
  7. (poetry) metrical foot
  8. (music) time
  9. a measure of length

Inflection

Number Singular Plural
nominative pēs pedēs
genitive pedis pedum
dative pedī pedibus
accusative pedem pedēs
ablative pede pedibus
vocative pēs pedēs

Derived terms

Related terms

Descendants

References

  • pes” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879), A Latin Dictionary (Oxford: Clarendon Press)

Slovak

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *pьsъ.

Noun

pes m., psy or psi pl.
ps stem
psa gen sg
declension pattern dub if you are referring to dogs in general or chlap if you are referring to them as pets (that is you think of them as persons)
  1. dog

Slovene

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *pьsъ.

Noun

pès m.

  1. dog

See also


Tok Pisin

Etymology

From English face.

Noun

pes

  1. face

Torres Strait Creole

Etymology 1

From English face.

Noun

pes

  1. face

Etymology 2

Noun

pes

  1. (eastern dialect) a ripe coconut

Usage notes

Pes is the fifth stage of coconut growth. It is preceded by kopespes and followed by u.

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