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See also: Gram, gram., and -gram

EnglishEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From French gramme, from Ancient Greek γραμμάριον (grammárion, weight of two obols), from γραμμή (grammḗ, line).

NounEdit

gram (plural grams)

  1. A unit of mass equal to one-thousandth of a kilogram. Symbol: g
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Etymology 2Edit

From Portuguese grão. From Latin grānum.[1]

NounEdit

gram (uncountable)

  1. A group of leguminous plants that are grown for their seeds. pulses.
  2. (uncountable) The seeds of these plants.

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Etymology 3Edit

Diminutive of grandmother

NounEdit

gram (plural grams)

  1. grandmother

Etymology 4Edit

Old English, akin to grim.

AdjectiveEdit

gram (comparative more gram, superlative most gram)

  1. (obsolete) angry
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Havelok, the Dane to this entry?)

Etymology 5Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɡɹeəm/, /ˈɡɹæm/

NounEdit

gram (uncountable)

  1. (US) Misspelling of graham.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Chambers Twentieth Century Dictionary. 1976. pp. 566

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CzechEdit

NounEdit

gram m

  1. gram (unit)

DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse gramr, cognates with the Icelandic gramur (resentful, irritated).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡram/, [ɡ̊ʁɑmˀ]

AdjectiveEdit

gram (neuter gramt, definite and plural gramme)

  1. irate
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Etymology 2Edit

From Ancient Greek γραμμά (grammá).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡram/, [ɡ̊ʁɑmˀ]

NounEdit

gram n (singular definite grammet, plural indefinite gram)

  1. gram (unit of mass)
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DutchEdit

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NounEdit

gram n (plural grammen, diminutive grammetje n)

  1. gram (unit of mass)
  2. (rare) wrath, revenge.

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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *gramaz.

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gram

  1. angry, hostile

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PolishEdit

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NounEdit

gram m

  1. gram (unit of mass)

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VerbEdit

gram

  1. first-person singular present indicative of grać

RomanianEdit

NounEdit

gram n

  1. gram (unit of mass)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin gramma.

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NounEdit

grȁm m (Cyrillic spelling гра̏м)

  1. gram (unit)

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SwedishEdit

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gram n

  1. gram (unit of mass)

TatarEdit

NounEdit

gram

  1. gram (unit of mass)

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