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See also: rand, RAND, and rând

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Afrikaans, from Dutch rand; compare English rand.

Proper nounEdit

the Rand

  1. (South Africa) The Witwatersrand, a gold-mining geographic area also known as the Reef in the province of Gauteng, South Africa, of which the principal city is Johannesburg.

Proper nounEdit

Rand

  1. A surname​.

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EstonianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Rand

  1. A surname​.

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German rant, cognate with English rand.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ʁant]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ant

NounEdit

Rand m (genitive Randes or Rands, plural Ränder)

  1. edge, brink, rim (outer part of something)
  2. ledge, margin
    am Randein the margin
  3. layer of solid matter that forms on top of a liquid in a vessel
    In der Flasche hat sich ein Rand gebildet.
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LuxembourgishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old High German rant.

NounEdit

Rand m (plural Ränner)

  1. edge, border
  2. margin (e.g. of a page)
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old High German rind.

NounEdit

Rand n (plural Ranner, diminutive Rëndchen)

  1. a bovine mammal, for example a cow or ox