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AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch diamant, from Middle Dutch diamant, from Old French diamant, from Late Latin diamas. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

NounEdit

diamant (plural diamante, diminutive diamantjie)

  1. diamond

Derived termsEdit


CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

diamant m (plural diamants)

  1. diamond (gem)

See alsoEdit

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CzechEdit

NounEdit

diamant m

  1. diamond

DanishEdit

NounEdit

diamant c (singular definite diamanten, plural indefinite diamanter)

  1. diamond (mineral)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit


DutchEdit

 
Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch diamant, from Old French diamant, from Late Latin diamas. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

The typographic use derives from Dirck Voskens, who first cut it around 1700 and presumably named it by analogy with the larger parel.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌdi.aːˈmɑnt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: di‧a‧mant
  • Rhymes: -ɑnt

NounEdit

diamant n (uncountable)

  1. (mineralogy) diamond (substance)

NounEdit

diamant m (plural diamanten, diminutive diamantje n)

  1. a diamond
  2. (uncountable, printing, dated) The size of type between kwart cicero and parel, equivalent to English brilliant and standardized as 4 point.

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DescendantsEdit


FrenchEdit

 
French Wikipedia has an article on:
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French diamant, from Late Latin diamas, probably from metathesis of adimas (whence aimant), from Latin adamās, ultimately from Ancient Greek ἀδάμας (adámas).

NounEdit

diamant m (plural diamants)

  1. diamond (gem)
  2. diamond (shape)
  3. needle (of a record player)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Dutch diamant, used by Dirck Voskens who first cut it around 1700, presumably naming it by analogy with the larger perle.

NounEdit

diamant m (uncountable)

  1. (uncountable, printing, dated) excelsior (a small size of type, standardized as 3 point)

AnagramsEdit

Further readingEdit


IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French diamant, from Late Latin diamas, from Classical Latin adamās.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʲiˑəmˠən̪ˠt̪ˠ/

NounEdit

diamant m (genitive singular diamaint, nominative plural diamaint)

  1. diamond (mineral)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
diamant dhiamant ndiamant
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
diamant

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French diamant, from Late Latin diamas, from Classical Latin adamās.

NounEdit

diamant m (definite singular diamanten, indefinite plural diamanter, definite plural diamantene)

  1. diamond (uncountable: mineral)
    Kongen bar en krone av gull, besatt med diamanter.
    The king wore a crown of gold set with diamonds.
    Sagen er belagt med diamant.
    The saw is coated with diamond.
  2. the smallest typeface in letterpress printing

Derived termsEdit

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French diamant, from Late Latin diamas, from Classical Latin adamās.

NounEdit

diamant m (definite singular diamanten, indefinite plural diamantar, definite plural diamantane)

  1. diamond (uncountable: mineral)
    Kongen bar ei krone av gull, innsett med diamantar.
    The king wore a crown of gold set with diamonds.
    Saga er innsett med diamant.
    The saw is coated with diamond.
  2. the smallest typeface in letterpress printing

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French diamant.

NounEdit

diamant n (plural diamante)

  1. diamond

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

diamant m (plural diamants)

  1. (mineralogy, gemstone, Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) diamond

SloveneEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dijamàːnt/, /dijamáːnt/

NounEdit

dijamānt m inan

  1. diamond

InflectionEdit

Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nom. sing. diamánt
gen. sing. diamánta
singular dual plural
nominative diamánt diamánta diamánti
accusative diamánt diamánta diamánte
genitive diamánta diamántov diamántov
dative diamántu diamántoma diamántom
locative diamántu diamántih diamántih
instrumental diamántom diamántoma diamánti

Derived termsEdit


SwedishEdit

NounEdit

diamant c

  1. (uncountable) the mineral diamond
  2. (countable) the gem stone diamond, whether cut or not

DeclensionEdit

Declension of diamant 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative diamant diamanten diamanter diamanterna
Genitive diamants diamantens diamanters diamanternas

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