See also: Glatt

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Romanization of Yiddish גלאַט(glat, smooth). Doublet of glad.

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AdjectiveEdit

glatt (not comparable)

  1. (Yinglish, of an animal, Judaism) Having none of a particular kind of adhesion on the outside of its lungs; only meat from a glatt animal can be kosher.
  2. (Yinglish, by extension, of food, Judaism) Having no ingredients from animals that are not glatt.

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German glat, from Proto-Germanic *gladaz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɡlat]
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  • Rhymes: -at

AdjectiveEdit

glatt (comparative glatter, superlative am glattesten)

  1. without roughness or unevenness: smooth; sleek, slick; clean (of a shave or cut); straight (of hair)
    ein glatter Brucha clean break
  2. slippery (from e.g. ice, but not from grease)
  3. (informal) clear, unequivocal
    ein glatter Siega clear win, a decisive victory
    glatter Betrugsheer fraud, naked fraud
  4. (mathematics, of a function) smooth (having derivatives of all finite orders at all points within the function’s domain)

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IcelandicEdit

ParticipleEdit

glatt

  1. inflection of gladdur:
    1. strong neuter nominative singular
    2. strong neuter accusative singular

VerbEdit

glatt

  1. supine of gleðja

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German glatt

AdjectiveEdit

glatt (neuter singular glatt, definite singular and plural glatte, comparative glattere, indefinite superlative glattest, definite superlative glatteste)

  1. smooth
  2. slippery

AdverbEdit

glatt

  1. smoothly

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German glatt

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

glatt (neuter singular glatt, definite singular and plural glatte, comparative glattare, indefinite superlative glattast, definite superlative glattaste)

  1. smooth
  2. slippery

AdverbEdit

glatt

  1. smoothly

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SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

glatt

  1. smooth; possessing a low amount of friction
  2. (mathematics) smooth
  3. absolute indefinite neuter form of glad.

AdverbEdit

glatt (comparative gladare, superlative gladast)

  1. happily; in a happy and positive manner

VerbEdit

glatt

  1. supine of glädja.