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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French baud. Named for French inventor Jean-Maurice-Émile Baudot (1845-1903).

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NounEdit

baud (countable and uncountable, plural bauds)

  1. (computing, telecommunications) A rate defined as the number of signalling events per second in a data transmission.
  2. (computing, informal) Synonym for bps (bits per second), regardless of how many signalling events are necessary to signal each bit.

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DalmatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vōx, vocem, possibly influenced by vōtum.

NounEdit

baud f

  1. voice

GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

baud

  1. Romanization of 𐌱𐌰𐌿𐌳

Old FrenchEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Frankish *bald or similar Germanic source.

AdjectiveEdit

baud

  1. bold; brave

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

baud m (plural bauds)

  1. (computing, telecommunications) baud (a rate defined as the number of signalling events per second)

ScotsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

baud (comparative mair baud, superlative maist baud)

  1. bad
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