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EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From German Blende, from blenden (deceive) (because it resembles galena).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

blende (countable and uncountable, plural blendes)

  1. (mineralogy) sphalerite (a naturally-occurring sulfide of zinc)
    • 2006, Thomas Pynchon, Against the Day, Vintage 2007, page 310:
      The procedure up here with ordinary local zinc blende had been straightforward—first you got the sulfur to go off by roasting the blende to zinc oxide, and then you reduced the oxide to zinc metal.

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈblɛn.də/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: blen‧de
  • Rhymes: -ɛndə

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from German Blende.

NounEdit

blende f (uncountable)

  1. metallic sulphide, in particular blende

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

blende

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of blenden

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NounEdit

blende m (plural blendes)

  1. (mineralogy) blende

GermanEdit

VerbEdit

blende

  1. First-person singular present of blenden.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of blenden.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of blenden.
  4. Imperative singular of blenden.

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Blende, from blenden (to blind).[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈblɛndɛ]
  • Hyphenation: blen‧de

NounEdit

blende (plural blendék)

  1. (photography) aperture (the opening of a photographic lens that can be adjusted to control the amount of light passing through)
    Synonym: rekesz

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative blende blendék
accusative blendét blendéket
dative blendének blendéknek
instrumental blendével blendékkel
causal-final blendéért blendékért
translative blendévé blendékké
terminative blendéig blendékig
essive-formal blendeként blendékként
essive-modal
inessive blendében blendékben
superessive blendén blendéken
adessive blendénél blendéknél
illative blendébe blendékbe
sublative blendére blendékre
allative blendéhez blendékhez
elative blendéből blendékből
delative blendéről blendékről
ablative blendétől blendéktől
Possessive forms of blende
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. blendém blendéim
2nd person sing. blendéd blendéid
3rd person sing. blendéje blendéi
1st person plural blendénk blendéink
2nd person plural blendétek blendéitek
3rd person plural blendéjük blendéik

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Tótfalusi, István. Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára (A Storehouse of Foreign Words: an explanatory and etymological dictionary of foreign words’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2005. →ISBN

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NounEdit

blende f

  1. plural of blenda