See also: want, Wänt, wa'n't, and wan't

EnglishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Want

  1. A personification of want.

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch want, gewant, from Old Dutch *giwant, from Proto-Germanic *gawandą, from the root of winden.

PronunciationEdit

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

NounEdit

Want f or n (genitive Want or Wants, plural Wanten)

  1. (nautical) shroud

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Further readingEdit

  • Want in Duden online