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Етимологија 1[уреди]

From Средњи Енглески hope

, from Стари Енглески hopa (hope, expectation)

, from Пра-Германски *hupô

, *hupǭ

, *hupō (hope)

, from Пра-Германски *hupōną (to hope)

, from Пра-Индо-Европски *kēwp-, *kwēp- (to smoke, boil)

. Cognate with Западни Фризијски hope (hope), Холандски hoop (hope), Middle High German hoffe (hope). Extra-Germanic cognates include Латински cupio (I desire, crave) and possibly Latin vapor (vapor; smoke)



hope (countable and uncountable, plural hopes)

  1. (countable or uncountable) The belief or expectation that something wished for can or will happen.
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      My hopes wa'n't disappointed. I never saw clams thicker than they was along them inshore flats. I filled my dreener in no time, and then it come to me that 'twouldn't be a bad idee to get a lot more, take 'em with me to Wellmouth, and peddle 'em out.
    I still have some hope that I can get to work on time.
    After losing my job, there's no hope of being able to afford my world cruise.
    There is still hope that we can find our missing cat.
  2. (countable) The actual thing wished for.
  3. (countable) A person or thing that is a source of hope.
    We still have one hope left: my roommate might see the note I left on the table.
  4. (Christianity, uncountable) The virtuous desire for future good.
    • The Holy Bible, 1 Corinthians 13:13
      But now abideth faith, hope, love, these three; and the greatest of these is love.
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