AskDefine | Define pes

Dictionary Definition

pes n : the foot of a human being; "his bare feet projected from his trousers"; "armored from head to foot" [syn: foot, human foot] [also: pedes (pl)]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Noun

  1. the foot of a human
  2. the hoof of a quadruped
  3. clubfoot or talipes

Catalan

Etymology

Latin pensum

Noun

pes

Czech

Etymology

Pronunciation

  • /pɛs/

Noun

, animate
  1. In the context of "mammals|lang=cs": dog
  2. scoundrel, bad person

Declension

Derived terms

Latin

Etymology

Cognates include Sanskrit sc=Deva, Ancient Greek sc=polytonic and Old English fot (English foot).

Noun

  1. a foot of man or beast
    Si pes condoluit.
    If the foot has ached.
    Calcei apti ad pedem.
    Well-fitting shoes.
    Nec manus, nec pedes, nec alia membra.
    Not the hands, not the feet, and not the other limbs.

Inflection

Slovak

Etymology

Noun

pes , psy or psi p
ps stem
psa ''gen sg
declension pattern if you are referring to dogs in general or if you are referring to them as pets (that is you think of them as persons)

Slovene

Etymology

Noun

  1. dog

See also

Tok Pisin

Etymology

From English face.

Noun

pes

Torres Strait Creole

Etymology 1

From English face.

Noun

pes

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.

Extensive Definition

PES can refer to:
Pes can be:
  • Pes (zoology), Latin for "foot" (body part), thus used in anatomy to mean "foot" (or analogous body part)
  • Pes (length), a Roman unit of length measurement roughly corresponding with a foot
  • Pes (village), a former urban-type settlement in Novgorod Oblast, Russia; since 1999—a village
pes in German: Pes
pes in Spanish: PES (desambiguación)
pes in Esperanto: PES
pes in French: PES
pes in Italian: PES
pes in Dutch: PES
pes in Polish: PES

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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