See also: rand, RAND, and rând

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Afrikaans, from English rand; compare English rand.

NounEdit

Rand (plural Rand)

  1. Alternative letter-case form of rand (the currency of south Africa)

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​.

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit


EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From rand (beach).

Proper nounEdit

Rand

  1. A surname​.

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German rant, cognate with English rand.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʁant/
  • Rhymes: -ant
  • (file)

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. skin (layer of solid matter that forms on top of a liquid in a vessel)
    In der Flasche hat sich ein Rand gebildet.
    A skin has formed in the bottle.

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit


HunsrikEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Rand m (plural Renner)

  1. edge, brink, rim (outer part of something)
  2. margin

Further readingEdit


LuxembourgishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old High German rant.

NounEdit

Rand m (plural Ränner)

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

Etymology 2Edit

From Old High German rind.

NounEdit

Rand n (plural Ranner, diminutive Rëndchen)

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