See also: Galant

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French galant.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

galant (feminine galanta, masculine plural galants, feminine plural galantes)

  1. gallant, charming, flirtatious
  2. (colloquial) remarkable, excellent

Usage notesEdit

In the sense of "excellent", galant precedes the noun it modifies, e.g.

un galant jovea remarkable young man.

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

galant m (plural galants)

  1. gallant
  2. male lead, hero

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Present participle of Old French galer, from Frankish *wala (well), from Proto-Germanic *wal, from Proto-Indo-European *wel(h₁)- (to choose, wish).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡa.lɑ̃/
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VerbEdit

galant

  1. present participle of galer

AdjectiveEdit

galant (feminine singular galante, masculine plural galants, feminine plural galantes)

  1. gallant, courteous, gentlemanly
  2. flirtatious, amorous; racy

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: galant, galà
  • Spanish: galante, galán

NounEdit

galant m (plural galants)

  1. (archaic or humorous) suitor, admirer

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AnagramsEdit


GalloEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French galant (brave; noble; chivalrous).

NounEdit

galant m (plural galants)

  1. lover

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French galant.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

galant (comparative galanter, superlative am galantesten)

  1. gallant

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit


NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French galant (brave; noble; chivalrous).

NounEdit

galant m (plural galants)

  1. (Jersey) boyfriend

Old FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

galant

  1. present participle of galer

AdjectiveEdit

galant m (oblique and nominative feminine singular galant or galante)

  1. brave; noble; chivalrous

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French galant.

AdjectiveEdit

galant m or n (feminine singular galantă, masculine plural galanți, feminine and neuter plural galante)

  1. gallant

DeclensionEdit