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EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin glans ‎(acorn).

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NounEdit

glans ‎(plural (rare) glans or glandes)

  1. The vascular body which forms the apex of the penis.
  2. The vascular body which forms the extremity of the clitoris.
  3. The acorn or mast of the oak and similar fruits.
  4. A goiter.
  5. A pessary.

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DanishEdit

NounEdit

glans

  1. the quality of being shiny
  2. glamour, magnificence
  3. the head of the penis

DutchEdit

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NounEdit

glans m ‎(uncountable, diminutive glansje n)

  1. glistening, shimmer, shine
  2. (optics) gloss

VerbEdit

glans

  1. first-person singular present indicative of glanzen
  2. imperative of glanzen

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IcelandicEdit

NounEdit

glans m ‎(genitive singular glans, no plural)

  1. shine, lustre, sheen

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LatinEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European root *gʷelh₂- ‎(acorn).

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NounEdit

glāns f ‎(genitive glāndis); third declension

  1. acorn, nut; any acorn-shaped fruit; beechnut, chestnut
  2. A round mass the size and shape of an acorn.
  3. (New Latin) bullet

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative glāns glāndēs
genitive glāndis glāndum
dative glāndī glāndibus
accusative glāndem glāndēs
ablative glānde glāndibus
vocative glāns glāndēs

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ReferencesEdit

  • glans in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • glans in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • GLANS in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • glans in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

Norwegian BokmålEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From German Glanz (sense 1), and Latin glans (sense 3)

NounEdit

glans m ‎(definite singular glansen, indefinite plural glanser, definite plural glansene)

  1. gloss, lustre (UK) or luster (US), sheen, brilliance
  2. (short form of glansbilde) a glossy print or picture
  3. (anatomy) glans

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From German Glanz (sense 1), and Latin glans (sense 3)

NounEdit

glans m ‎(definite singular glansen, indefinite plural glansar, definite plural glansane)

  1. gloss, lustre (UK) or luster (US), sheen, brilliance
  2. a glossy print or picture (short form of glansbilde or glansbilete)
  3. (anatomy) glans

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