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Енглески[уреди]

Етимологија[уреди]

From Средњи Енглески ende, from Стари Енглески ende, from Пра-Германски *andijaz (compare Холандски einde, Немачки Ende, Норвешки ende, Шведски ände), from Пра-Индо-Европски *h₂entíos (compare Old Irish ét (end, point), Latin antiae (forelock), Albanian anë (side), Ancient Greek ἀντίος (antíos, opposite), Sanskrit अन्त्य (antya, last)), from *h₂entíos (front, forehead). More at and and anti.

The verb is from Средњи Енглески enden, endien, from Стари Енглески endian (to end, to make an end of, complete, finish, abolish, destroy, come to an end, die), from Пра-Германски *andijōną (to finish, end), denominative from *andijaz.

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Именица[уреди]

end (plural ends)

  1. (Can we clean up(+) this sense?) The initial or (especially) the terminal point of something in space or time.
    At the end of the road, turn left.   At the end of the story, the main characters fall in love.
  2. The cessation of an effort, activity, state, or motion.
    Is there no end to this madness?
  3. Death, especially miserable.
    He met a terrible end in the jungle.
    I hope the end comes quickly.
    • c. 1592, William Shakespeare, The Tragedy of Richard the Third, Act II, scene i:
      Confound your hidden falsehood, and award / Either of you to be the other's end.
    • 1732, Alexander Pope, (epitaph) On Mr. Gay, in Westminster Abbey:
      A safe companion and and easy friend / Unblamed through life, lamented in thy end.
  4. Result.
    • c. 1599, William Shakespeare, The Tragedy of Julius Caesar, Act V, scene i:
      O that a man might know / The end of this day's business ere it come!
  5. A purpose, goal, or aim.
    • 1675, John Dryden, Aureng-zebe, Act III, scene i:
      But, losing her, the End of Living lose.
    • 1825, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Aids to Reflection in the Formation of a Manly Character, Aphorism VI, page 146:
      When every man is his own end, all things will come to a bad end.
    • 1946, Bertrand Russell, History of Western Philosophy, I.21:
      There is a long argument to prove that foreign conquest is not the end of the State, showing that many people took the imperialist view.
  6. (cricket) One of the two parts of the ground used as a descriptive name for half of the ground.
    The Pavillion End
  7. (American football) The position at the end of either the offensive or defensive line, a tight end, a split end, a defensive end.
    • 1926, F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby, Penguin 2000, page 11:
      Her husband, among various physical accomplishments, had been one of the most powerful ends that ever played football at New Haven [...].
  8. (curling) A period of play in which each team throws eight rocks, two per player, in alternating fashion.
  9. (mathematics) An ideal point of a graph or other complex.
  10. That which is left; a remnant; a fragment; a scrap.
    odds and ends
    • c. 1592, William Shakespeare, The Tragedy of Richard the Third, Act I, scene iii:
      I clothe my naked villainy / With old odd ends stolen out of holy writ, / And seem a saint, when most I play the devil.
  11. One of the yarns of the worsted warp in a Brussels carpet.

Usage notes[уреди]

  • Adjectives often used with "end": final, ultimate, deep, happy, etc.

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Verb[уреди]

end (third-person singular simple present ends, present participle ending, simple past and past participle ended)

  1. (ergative) To finish, terminate.
    Is this movie never going to end?
    The lesson will end when the bell rings.
    The referee blew the whistle to end the game.

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Albanian[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

From Праалбански *(h)aunt-, from Пра-Индо-Европски *h2eu- 'to plait, weave'[1].

Verb[уреди]

end (first-person singular past tense enda, participle endur)

  1. to weave
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Verb[уреди]

end (first-person singular past tense endi, participle endur)

  1. to bloom
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References[уреди]

  1. Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997, p.166

Danish[уреди]

Pronunciation[уреди]

Etymology 1[уреди]

From Old Norse enn, from Пра-Германски *andi, from Пра-Индо-Европски *h₂entí.

Conjunction[уреди]

end

  1. than (in comparisons)
    Han er venligere end hun.
    He is friendlier than she.

Etymology 2[уреди]

Verb[уреди]

end

  1. imperative of ende

Dutch[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

From Средњи Холандски ende with apocope of the final -e.

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Noun[уреди]

end n (plural enden, diminutive endje n)

  1. end
  2. travel distance
  3. a short length of something (such as a stick or a rope)

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Usage note[уреди]

The form end is more informal than both einde and eind and is mainly used colloquially.

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Norwegian Bokmål[уреди]

Verb[уреди]

end

  1. imperative of ende

Norwegian Nynorsk[уреди]

Verb[уреди]

end

  1. imperative of enda and ende

Vilamovian[уреди]

Pronunciation[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

end n

  1. end

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