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See also: CERT, čert, and cert.

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EnglishEdit

AbbreviationEdit

cert

  1. Alternative form of cert.

NounEdit

cert (plural certs)

  1. (informal) Certificate.
    I bought some gift certs for my family for Christmas.
  2. (informal) A certainty; something guaranteed to happen.

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan [Term?], from Latin certus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cert (feminine certa, masculine plural certs, feminine plural certes)

  1. true
    Antonyms: fals, incert
  2. certain
    Antonym: incert

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit


LadinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin certus.

AdjectiveEdit

cert m (feminine singular certa, masculine plural certs, feminine plural certes)

  1. certain
  2. some

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin certus.

AdjectiveEdit

cert m (oblique and nominative feminine singular certe)

  1. certain; sure

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin certus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cert (comparative certu)

  1. correct, right, proper, fitting
  2. fair, just
  3. (of material objects) straight, even
  4. (of numbers, quantities etc.) exact, precise

InflectionEdit

o/ā-stem
Singular Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative cert cert cert
Vocative cirt*
cert**
Accusative cert cirt
Genitive cirt cirte cirt
Dative cert, cirt cirt cert, cirt
Plural Masculine Feminine/neuter
Nominative cirt certa
Vocative certu
certa
Accusative certu
certa
Genitive cert
Dative certaib
Notes *modifying a noun whose vocative is different from its nominative

**modifying a noun whose vocative is identical to its nominative
† not when substantivized

NounEdit

cert n or m

  1. the right, what is proper, correctness
  2. (in quasi-legal sense) right, claim, entitlement
  3. justice, fair dealing

InflectionEdit

Neuter o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative certN certN certL, certa
Vocative certN certN certL, certa
Accusative certN certN certL, certa
Genitive cirtL cert certN
Dative certL, cirt certaib certaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization
Masculine o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative cert certL cirtL
Vocative cirt certL certuH
Accusative certN certL certuH
Genitive cirtL cert certN
Dative certL, cirt certaib certaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
cert chert cert
pronounced with /ɡ(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Latin certus.

AdjectiveEdit

cert m or n (feminine singular certă, masculine plural cerți, feminine and neuter plural certe)

  1. certain, sure, doubtless
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

cert

  1. first-person singular present indicative of certa
  2. first-person singular present subjunctive of certa