How To Spell early?

Correct spelling: early

What is the definition of early?

  1. expected in the near future; "look for an early end to the negotiations"

What does the abbreviation early mean?

 \e(a)-rly, ear-ly\

eagle wood
Early as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Early is "eagle wood". Also possibly means "earl's meadow", or from the English word "early". Confederate General Jubal Early.

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What are the rhymes for early?

  1. hurly, shirley, earley, erly, girlie, pearly, surly, perley, turley, worley, sherley, shirlee, earlie, hurley;
  2. birley, burley, curly, curley, burly;

What are the translations for early?

Afrikaans words for Early

erken, vroeë.

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Bengali word for Early

গোড়ার দিকে.

Chinese words for Early

早, 早期, 尽早, 及早, 开初, 早来, 夙, 早的.

Dutch words for Early

eerst, jong, jeugdig, tijdig, vroeg, vroegtijdig, pril, bijtijds.

French words for Early

ancien, jeune, matinal, précoce, de bonne heure, récente, récentes, primitif, précoces, anticipée, anticipé, anticipées, précocement.

German words for Early

initial, rapide, baldig, vorzeitig, früh, vorgezogen, Primer, zeitig, frühzeitig, Premier, zu früh.

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Japanese words for Early

早め, アーリー, はよう, 早過ぎる, はよ, 早すぎる, はじめのころ, 早う, 早よ, 始めのころ, はやすぎる.

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Portuguese words for Early

antecipadamente, imediato, antecipado, atempada, iniciais, inaugural, adiantado, nascente, atempado, primeiras, embrionário, temporã, primária, embrionária, recuada, prévias, imediatos, primevo, precocemente, prematuramente, de madrugada, antes do tempo, matutinamente, de modo precoce, ao alvorecer, precedentemente, cedo.

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Russian words for Early

ранний, досрочный, рано, скороспелый, досрочно, заблаговременно.

Spanish words for Early

precoz, antiguo, temprana, prematuro, primitivo, temprano, inicial, primera, anticipado, preliminar, preliminares, incipiente, adelantado, anticipadamente, rápida, tempranero, matutino.

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