kanten

See also: Kanten

DanishEdit

NounEdit

kanten c

  1. singular definite of kant

DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

possibly of Celtic origin

NounEdit

kanten

  1. Plural form of kant

AdjectiveEdit

kanten (not comparable)

  1. made -, consisting of lace
DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

kanten (past singular kantte, past participle gekant)

  1. (transitive) To make/ give (a) side(s), edge etc.
  2. (transitive) To (give a) shape
  3. (transitive) To let graze along the side of a pasture
  4. (transitive) To tilt, notably on a side
  5. (intransitive) To (be) tilt(ed)
  6. (transitive) To touch at a side; to oppose in contact
  7. (transitive) To put aside, save (up)
ConjugationEdit
Derived termsEdit
  • kanter m
  • aankanten (verb)
  • omkanten (verb)
  • tegenkanten (verb)

Etymology 2Edit

Origin unclear, presumably some sense(s) of kant.

VerbEdit

kanten (past singular kantte, past participle gekant)

  1. (intransitive) To (put up a) fight, pose opposition
ConjugationEdit
Derived termsEdit
  • kanting
  • tegenkanting

AnagramsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

kanten

  1. rōmaji reading of かんてん

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

kanten

  1. definite singular of kant
Last modified on 29 January 2014, at 20:10