See also: Balans

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch balanse, from Old French balance, from Latin bilanx.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /baːˈlɑns/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ba‧lans
  • Rhymes: -ɑns

NounEdit

balans f (plural balansen, diminutive balansje n)

  1. balance, scales for weighing
  2. equilibrium
  3. balance sheet
  4. type of bridge with counterweight

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: balans
  • Indonesian: balans

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch balans, from Middle Dutch balanse, from Old French balance, from Latin bilanx.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈba.lans]
  • Hyphenation: ba‧lans

NounEdit

balans

  1. balance,
    1. a pair of scales.
      Synonym: neraca
    2. a state in which opposing forces harmonise; equilibrium.
      Synonym: keseimbangan
    3. (accounting) a list accounting for the debits on one side, and for the credits on the other.

Further readingEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Present participle of bālō.

ParticipleEdit

bālāns (genitive bālantis); third-declension one-termination participle

  1. bleating, baaing

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension participle.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative bālāns bālantēs bālantia
Genitive bālantis bālantium
Dative bālantī bālantibus
Accusative bālantem bālāns bālantēs
bālantīs
bālantia
Ablative bālante
bālantī1
bālantibus
Vocative bālāns bālantēs bālantia

1When used purely as an adjective.

ReferencesEdit

  • balans in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

balans

  1. Alternative form of balaunce

Northern KurdishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

balans f

  1. balance (equilibrium)

DeclensionEdit


PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From French balance, from Vulgar Latin *bilancia, from Latin bilanx.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

balans m inan

  1. (literally or figuratively) balance (something of equal weight used to provide equilibrium; counterweight)
  2. balance wheel
  3. (gymnastics) balance beam
  4. (sports) tightrope walker balance

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • balans in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • balans in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French balance.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bǎlans/
  • Hyphenation: ba‧lans

NounEdit

bàlans m (Cyrillic spelling ба̀ланс)

  1. balance (equilibrium)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • balans” in Hrvatski jezični portal

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

balans c

  1. balance (equilibrium)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of balans 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative balans balansen
Genitive balans balansens

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