French céderfrom Old French from Latin cēdereked- in Indo-European roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Cede Sentence Examples
You've cut me open and – " "I cede your point," he said, smiling.
He now obtained the alliance of the emperor, and forced Odo to cede part of Neustria.
Baber's son, Humayun, agreed to cede Kandahar to Persia, but failed to keep his word, and the Persians besieged the place unsuccessfully.
By promising to cede the Portuguese colony of Brazil to her, and by the sale of part of his jewels, Antonio secured means to fit out a fleet manned by Portuguese exiles and French and English adventurers.
He applied to the northern Hy Neill to come to his assistance, and even offered to abdicate in favour of the chief of the Cinel Eogain, but the latter refused unless Maelsechlainn undertook to cede to them half the territory of his own tribe, the Cland Colmain.