See also: Diabetes and diabètes

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EnglishEdit

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌdaɪəˈbiːtiːz/, /ˌdaɪəˈbiːtɪs/

EtymologyEdit

From the Ancient Greek διαβαίνω ‎(diabaínō, to pass through), via the participle διαβήτης ‎(diabḗtēs, passing through). This refers to the excessive amounts of urine produced by sufferers.

NounEdit

diabetes ‎(uncountable)

  1. A group of metabolic diseases whereby a person (or other animal) has high blood sugar due to an inability to produce, or inability to metabolize, sufficient quantities of the hormone insulin.
  2. Diabetes insipidus, a condition characterized by excessive thirst and excretion of large amounts of severely diluted urine.

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

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  • Hyphenation: di‧a‧be‧tes

EtymologyEdit

From the Ancient Greek διαβαίνω ‎(diabaínō, to pass through), via the participle διαβήτης ‎(diabḗtēs, passing through). This refers to the excessive amounts of urine produced by sufferers.

NounEdit

diabetes m ‎(uncountable)

  1. diabetes

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FinnishEdit

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdiɑbeːtːes/ (usually)
  • IPA(key): /ˈdiɑbetes/ (spelling pronunciation)
  • Hyphenation: di‧a‧be‧tes

NounEdit

diabetes

  1. diabetes (type I)
  2. diabetes (type II)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of diabetes (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative diabetes diabetekset
genitive diabeteksen diabetesten
diabeteksien
partitive diabetesta diabeteksia
illative diabetekseen diabeteksiin
singular plural
nominative diabetes diabetekset
accusative nom. diabetes diabetekset
gen. diabeteksen
genitive diabeteksen diabetesten
diabeteksien
partitive diabetesta diabeteksia
inessive diabeteksessa diabeteksissa
elative diabeteksesta diabeteksista
illative diabetekseen diabeteksiin
adessive diabeteksella diabeteksilla
ablative diabetekselta diabeteksilta
allative diabetekselle diabeteksille
essive diabeteksena diabeteksina
translative diabetekseksi diabeteksiksi
instructive diabeteksin
abessive diabeteksetta diabeteksitta
comitative diabeteksineen

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From English diabetes

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /di.a.be.tes/, [dɪ.ɑ.ˈbeː.teːs]

NounEdit

diabetes m ‎(singular definite diabetesen) (uncountable)

  1. diabetes (a group of metabolic diseases)

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ReferencesEdit

“diabetes” in The Bokmål Dictionary.


Norwegian NynorskEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From English diabetes

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /di.a.beː.teːs/, [dɪ.ɑ.ˈbeː.teːs]

NounEdit

diabetes m ‎(singular definite diabetesen) (uncountable)

  1. diabetes (a group of metabolic diseases)

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ReferencesEdit

“diabetes” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.


PortugueseEdit

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NounEdit

diabetes m or f (in variation) (uncountable)

  1. diabetes (a group of metabolic diseases)

Usage notesEdit

  • The gender of this Portuguese noun varies from speaker to speaker. Some use it as a masculine noun and others as a feminine noun.

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

diabetes f ‎(plural diabetes)

  1. diabetes

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