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- de beauvoir,
- de bene esse,
- de bonis non administratis
Origin of de
D & E
or D and E
Origin of de-
Examples from the Web for de
The band was still on its way back as De Blasio and his wife departed.
Lynch kept gazing straight ahead as De Blasio joined Bratton at the other end of the color guard.
Yet even after the funeral protest, de Blasio was booed and heckled while addressing a new class of recruits as well.
The ceremony ended with a singing of “God Bless America,” with some of those in the stands as well as de Blasio singing along.
On Monday, de Blasio called for a temporary halt to protests until after the funerals of the two slain officers.Trayvon Martin’s Family Rejects ‘Dead Cops’ Marchers|Jacob Siegel|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jus' 'fore freedom come, de new overseer am 'structed to take us to Texas and takes us to Kaufman County and we is refugees dere.Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves|Work Projects Administration
Didn' he hol' back de lions wen dey wuz er rampin' an' er tearin' roun' atter Dan'l in de den?Diddie, Dumps & Tot|Louise-Clarke Pyrnelle
I wus too small to work any but I played in de yard wid my oldes' sister, Katie.
Say, is dat de ting dey has for de mugs wot goes to Sunday-school, an' dat dey has a party for?Wanted--A Match Maker|Paul Leicester Ford
Here's de ocean an' here's San F'mcisco bay crowded wid fish.Lady Luck|Hugh Wiley
De, before a vowel d' or before a vowel D'
Word Origin for de
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prefix forming verbs and verbal derivatives
Word Origin for de-
Latin adverb and preposition of separation in space, meaning "down from, off, away from," and figuratively "concerning, by reason of, according to;" from PIE demonstrative stem *de- (see to).
active word-forming element in English and in many words inherited from French and Latin, from Latin de "down, down from, from, off; concerning" (see de), also used as a prefix in Latin usually meaning "down, off, away, from among, down from," but also "down to the bottom, totally" hence "completely" (intensive or completive), which is its sense in many English words. As a Latin prefix it also had the function of undoing or reversing a verb's action, and hence it came to be used as a pure privative -- "not, do the opposite of, undo" -- which is its primary function as a living prefix in English, as in defrost (1895), defuse (1943), etc. Cf. also dis-.