adios adieu.

  a. becoming fatty.

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  • Adieu, cigogne, adieu — Données clés Titre original Adiós, cigüeña, adiós Réalisation Manuel Summers Pays d’origine  Espagne …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Adios — Adiós ist ein spanischer Abschiedsgruß mit der wörtlichen Bedeutung Zu Gott (sinngemäß: Gott befohlen); damit entspricht der Gruß dem französischen Adieu, dem italienischen Addio und dem portugiesischen Adeus. Die Wendung hat sich aus dem Satz A… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • adieu — 1. (a dieu, au plur. a dieû) 1°   Loc. adv. dont on se sert par civilité en prenant congé. Dire adieu. •   Adieu, j assiégerai Néron de toutes parts, RAC. Brit. III, 5. 2°   Dire adieu signifie quelquefois prendre congé. Il est allé dire adieu à… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Adiós — is Spanish for goodbye . Literally translated, the word is the contraction of a (to) and Dios (God), from the old Spanish phrase A Dios vais ( You re going to God , meaning to the Kingdom of Heaven), which appears in the novel Don Quixote. It is… …   Wikipedia

  • adios — 1837, American English, from Sp. adios, from phrase a dios vos acomiendo I commend you to God (see ADIEU (Cf. adieu)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • adieu — Grußformel std. reg. (15. Jh., Standard 17. Jh.) Entlehnung. Zunächst niederdeutsch, dann allgemein entlehnt aus frz. adieu zu Gott, Gott befohlen , einer Zusammenrückung von frz. à dieu zu Gott , dieses aus l. ad deum. Die Variante adé (13. Jh …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • Adios — A dios , interj. [Sp., fr. L. ad to + deus god. Cf. {Adieu}.] Adieu; farewell; good by; chiefly used among Spanish speaking people. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Note: This word is often pronounced [*a]*d[=e] [ o]s, but the Spanish accent, though weak,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Adieu — is French for farewell or salutation in Occitan.Adieu may also refer to: *Adieu (Eurovision song) *Adieu (Cowboy Bebop), a song composed by Yoko Kanno for the anime Cowboy Bebop ee also*Adios *Adeus …   Wikipedia

  • adios — ☆ adios [a΄dē ōs′, ä΄dē ōs′; ] Sp [ ä dyō̂s′ ] interj. [Sp adiós < L ad + Deum: see ADIEU] goodbye; farewell …   English World dictionary

  • adieu — [n] parting remark or action adios*, congé, farewell, goodbye, leave taking, parting, so long, valediction; concept 276 Ant. greeting, hello …   New thesaurus

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