See also: celofan

Czech edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from French cellophane.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈt͡sɛlofaːn]
  • Hyphenation: ce‧lo‧fán

Noun edit

celofán m inan

  1. cellophane

Declension edit

Further reading edit

  • celofán in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • celofán in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Hungarian edit

 celofán on Hungarian Wikipedia

Etymology edit

Borrowed from English cellophane, genericized from the registered brand name "Cellophane", a DuPont Company plastic wrapping material. Swiss chemist Jacques E. Brandenberger coined the term for his invention as a blend of cellulose and diaphane.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈt͡sɛlofaːn]
  • Hyphenation: ce‧lo‧fán
  • Rhymes: -aːn

Noun edit

celofán (usually uncountable, plural celofánok)

  1. cellophane (transparent plastic film made of processed cellulose)

Declension edit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative celofán celofánok
accusative celofánt celofánokat
dative celofánnak celofánoknak
instrumental celofánnal celofánokkal
causal-final celofánért celofánokért
translative celofánná celofánokká
terminative celofánig celofánokig
essive-formal celofánként celofánokként
essive-modal
inessive celofánban celofánokban
superessive celofánon celofánokon
adessive celofánnál celofánoknál
illative celofánba celofánokba
sublative celofánra celofánokra
allative celofánhoz celofánokhoz
elative celofánból celofánokból
delative celofánról celofánokról
ablative celofántól celofánoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
celofáné celofánoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
celofánéi celofánokéi
Possessive forms of celofán
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. celofánom celofánjaim
2nd person sing. celofánod celofánjaid
3rd person sing. celofánja celofánjai
1st person plural celofánunk celofánjaink
2nd person plural celofánotok celofánjaitok
3rd person plural celofánjuk celofánjaik

Further reading edit

  • celofán in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (‘The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’, abbr.: ÉrtSz.). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN
  • celofán in Ittzés, Nóra (ed.). A magyar nyelv nagyszótára (‘A Comprehensive Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 2006–2031 (work in progress; published A–ez as of 2024)

Slovak edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

celofán m inan (genitive singular celofánu, nominative plural celofány, genitive plural celofánov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. cellophane

Declension edit

References edit

  • celofán”, in Slovníkový portál Jazykovedného ústavu Ľ. Štúra SAV [Dictionary portal of the Ľ. Štúr Institute of Linguistics, Slovak Academy of Science] (in Slovak), https://slovnik.juls.savba.sk, 2024

Spanish edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /θeloˈfan/ [θe.loˈfãn]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /seloˈfan/ [se.loˈfãn]
  • Rhymes: -an
  • Syllabification: ce‧lo‧fán

Noun edit

celofán m (plural celofanes)

  1. cellophane

Further reading edit