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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French croissant (crescent), present participle of croître (to grow).

PronunciationEdit

 
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Croissants are usually eaten for breakfast.

NounEdit

croissant (plural croissants)

  1. A flaky roll or pastry in a form of a crescent.

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Derived termsEdit

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CatalanEdit

NounEdit

croissant m (plural croissants)

  1. croissant

CzechEdit

NounEdit

croissant m

  1. croissant

Further readingEdit

  • croissant in Akademický slovník cizích slov, 1995, at prirucka.ujc.cas.cz

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French croissant, present participle of verb croître (to grow).

PronunciationEdit

 
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  • IPA(key): /krɑˈsɑnt/, [krʋɑˈsɑ̃], [krɑˈsɑ̃]
  • (file)

NounEdit

croissant m (plural croissants, diminutive croissantje n)

  1. croissant

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French croissant, present participle of verb croître (to grow).

PronunciationEdit

 
Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
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  • IPA(key): /ˈkroɑsɑːn/ (approximating the French pronunciation)
  • IPA(key): /ˈkroi̯sːɑnt/ (following Finnish pronunciation rules)

NounEdit

croissant

  1. croissant

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of croissant (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative croissant croissantit
genitive croissantin croissantien
partitive croissantia croissanteja
illative croissantiin croissanteihin
singular plural
nominative croissant croissantit
accusative nom. croissant croissantit
gen. croissantin
genitive croissantin croissantien
partitive croissantia croissanteja
inessive croissantissa croissanteissa
elative croissantista croissanteista
illative croissantiin croissanteihin
adessive croissantilla croissanteilla
ablative croissantilta croissanteilta
allative croissantille croissanteille
essive croissantina croissanteina
translative croissantiksi croissanteiksi
instructive croissantein
abessive croissantitta croissanteitta
comitative croissanteineen

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Present participle of the verb croître (to increase, to grow). Ultimately from Latin crēscēns, present active participle of crēscō (I augment).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

 
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croissant m (plural croissants)

  1. crescent
  2. croissant
  3. crescent moon
    croissant de lune
  4. (heraldry) crescent

Derived termsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

croissant (feminine singular croissante, masculine plural croissants, feminine plural croissantes)

  1. increasing, augmenting

VerbEdit

croissant

  1. present participle of croître
  2. present participle of croitre

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French croissant, present participle of verb croître (to grow).

PronunciationEdit

 
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NounEdit

croissant m (plural invariable or croissants)

  1. croissant

SynonymsEdit


PortugueseEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French croissant, present participle of verb croître (to grow).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

croissant m (plural croissants)

  1. croissant (a flaky roll or pastry in a form of a crescent)

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

croissant m (plural croissants)

  1. Alternative spelling of cruasán

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French croissant, present participle of verb croître (to grow).

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

 
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croissant c

  1. croissant

DeclensionEdit

Declension of croissant 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative croissant croissanten croissanter croissanterna
Genitive croissants croissantens croissanters croissanternas