Diamant

See also: diamant and diamànt

GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌdiaˈmant/
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  • Rhymes: -ant

Etymology 1Edit

 Diamant on German Wikipedia

From Middle High German dīemant, dīamant, dīamante, borrowed from Old French diamant.

NounEdit

Diamant m (genitive Diamanten, plural Diamanten)

  1. (uncountable) diamond (allotrope of carbon)
  2. diamond (gemstone)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch diamant, used by Dirck Voskens who first cut it around 1700, presumably naming it by analogy with the larger Perl.

 Diamant (Schriftmaß) on German Wikipedia

NounEdit

Diamant

  1. (uncountable, printing, dated) A small size of type, standardized as 4 point.

LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Diamant.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /diaˈmant/, [diɑˈmɑnt]

NounEdit

Diamant m (plural Diamanten)

  1. diamond