See also: Gant and gånt

BretonEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Breton cant, from Proto-Celtic *kanta (together with). Cognate with Welsh gan (with; by).

PrepositionEdit

gant

  1. with
InflectionEdit
singular plural
1 ganin 1 ganimp
2 ganit 2 ganeoc'h
3 m gantañ 3 ganto
3 f ganti
imp. ganeor

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

NumeralEdit

gant

  1. Soft mutation of kant.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French guant, from Frankish *want (compare Middle Dutch want, Old High German wantus), from Proto-Germanic *wantuz (glove). Cognate with Italian guanto, Spanish guante, and Catalan guant.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡɑ̃/
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NounEdit

gant m (plural gants)

  1. glove

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English gander. Compare Old Irish ganndal m (gander) (modern gandal).

NounEdit

gant m (genitive singular [please provide], plural [please provide])

  1. common tern
  2. gannet, solan goose

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gant ghant ngant
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French guant, from Frankish *want, from Proto-Germanic *wantuz (glove).

NounEdit

gant m (plural gants)

  1. (Jersey) glove

OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan guant, from Frankish *want, from Proto-Germanic *wantuz (glove).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gant m (plural gants)

  1. glove

WelshEdit

NounEdit

gant

  1. Soft mutation of cant.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cant gant nghant chant
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.