croissant

See also: Croissant

EnglishEdit

 
Croissants are usually eaten for breakfast.

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

croissant (plural croissants)

  1. A flaky roll or pastry in a form of a crescent.
    Synonyms: crescent, crescent roll, kipfel
    Hypernym: viennoiserie

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


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

 
Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl
  • IPA(key): /krɑˈsɑnt/, /krɔˈsɑnt/, /krʋɑˈsɑnt/, [krʋɑˈsɑ̃], [krɑˈsɑ̃]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: crois‧sant
  • Rhymes: -ɑnt

NounEdit

croissant m (plural croissants, diminutive croissantje n)

  1. croissant

Derived termsEdit


FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

 
Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fi
  • IPA(key): /ˈkroɑsɑːn/, [ˈkro̞ɑs̠ɑːn] (approximating the French pronunciation)
  • IPA(key): /ˈkroi̯sːɑnt/, [ˈkro̞i̯s̠ːɑn̪t̪] (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
Possessive forms of croissant (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person croissantini croissantimme
2nd person croissantisi croissantinne
3rd person croissantinsa

SynonymsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Present participle of the verb croître (to increase, to grow). From Old French croisant, from earlier creissant, from Latin crēscēns, crēscentem, present active participle of crēscō (I augment).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

 
French Wikipedia has articles on:
Wikipedia fr

croissant m (plural croissants)

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

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: croissant
  • German: Croissant
  • Italian: croissant

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). Doublet of crescente.

PronunciationEdit

 
Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

NounEdit

croissant m (plural croissant or croissants)

  1. croissant

SynonymsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From French croissant

NounEdit

croissant m (definite singular croissanten, indefinite plural croissanter, definite plural croissantene)

  1. a croissant

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French croissant

NounEdit

croissant m (definite singular croissanten, indefinite plural croissantar, definite plural croissantane)

  1. a croissant

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From French croissant, from Old French croisant, from earlier creissant, from Latin crēscēns, crēscentem, present active participle of crēscō (I augment).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

croissant m inan

  1. croissant

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

 
Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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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 form of cruasán

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

 
Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
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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