What does bode mean?

Definitions for bodeboʊd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word bode.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bode, portend, auspicate, prognosticate, omen, presage, betoken, foreshadow, augur, foretell, prefigure, forecast, predict(verb)

    indicate by signs

    "These signs bode bad news"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bode(verb)

    to indicate by signs, as future events; to be the omen of; to portend to presage; to foreshow

  2. Bode(verb)

    to foreshow something; to augur

  3. Bode(noun)

    an omen; a foreshadowing

  4. Bode(noun)

    a bid; an offer

  5. Bode(verb)

    a messenger; a herald

  6. Bode(noun)

    a stop; a halting; delay

  7. Bode


  8. Bode

    bid or bidden


  1. Bode

    Bode is a city in Humboldt County, Iowa, United States. The population was 302 at the 2010 census.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Bode

    bōd, v.t. to portend or prophesy.—v.i. to be an omen: to foreshow.—adj. Bode′ful, boding, ominous.—n. Bode′ment, an omen, presentiment.—pr.p. Bod′ing, presaging.—n. an omen or portent. [A.S. bodian, to announce—bod, a message; allied to Bid.]

  2. Bode

    bōd (Spens.). Same as Abode.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bode in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bode in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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Translations for bode

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • гадая, вещая, предвещавамBulgarian
  • sich ankündigen, verheißen, ahnen lassenGerman
  • agorar, anunciarse, presagiarSpanish
  • preannunciare, far presagireItalian
  • voorspellenDutch
  • сулить, предвещать, гадать, вещатьRussian
  • 預兆Chinese

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