See also: amb.

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ambit, from Latin.

NounEdit

amb (plural ambs)

  1. (palynology) The outline of a spore or pollen grain, as seen in a polar view.

TranslationsEdit

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ab (archaic)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Catalan ab (Compare Old Occitan ab), from Latin apud. The addition of an -m- is very old, but it was not reflected in spelling until Fabra's orthography in the twentieth century.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Oriental)
  • (Occidental)
    • (before a vowel) IPA(key): /amb/, /an/, /en/
    • (before a consonant) IPA(key): /am/, /an/, /en/
    • Notes: the standard pronunciations are /amb/ and /am/. The pronunciation /en/ is typically used in the Valencian Country and parts of Catalonia, the pronunciation /an/ is used in some southern parts of the Valencian Country.

PrepositionEdit

amb

  1. with
    Antonym: sense

Further readingEdit


EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finno-Permic *ampɜ-. Cognate to Finnish ampua (to shoot).

NounEdit

amb (genitive ammu, partitive ambu)

  1. crossbow

OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ab (Guardiol)
  • dab (Gascon)
  • damb (Gascon, Aranese)
  • ambé (Provençal)
  • embé (Provençal, Niçard)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan ab, from Latin apud.

PrepositionEdit

amb

  1. with

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

amb m (plural ambs)

  1. (palynology) amb (outline of a spore or pollen grain)