See also: Gram, grām, gräm, gram., -gram, and 'gram

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From French gramme, from Ancient Greek γράμμα (grámma, a small weight, a scruple), a semantic calque of Latin scripulum (cf. scrupulus), erroneously thought to be derived from scribo (to write).

NounEdit

gram (plural grams)

  1. A unit of mass equal to one-thousandth of a kilogram. Symbol: g
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Etymology 2Edit

From obsolete Portuguese gram (modern Portuguese grão), from Latin grānum.[1] Doublet of grain.

NounEdit

gram (uncountable)

  1. A leguminous plant grown for its seeds, especially the chickpea.
  2. (uncountable) The seeds of these plants.
Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Diminutive of grandmother

NounEdit

gram (plural grams)

  1. grandmother

Etymology 4Edit

Old English, akin to grim. See grama.

AdjectiveEdit

gram (comparative more gram, superlative most gram)

  1. (obsolete) angry
    • Havelok the Dane
      For he knew, the swike dam, / Euerildel God was him gram.

Etymology 5Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɡɹeəm/, /ˈɡɹæm/

NounEdit

gram (uncountable)

  1. (US) Misspelling of graham.

Etymology 6Edit

Clipping of Instagram.

NounEdit

gram (plural grams)

  1. (colloquial) Alternative form of 'gram

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Chambers Twentieth Century Dictionary. 1976. pp. 566

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French gramme.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gram m (plural grams)

  1. gram (unit of mass)

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CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gram m

  1. gram (unit)

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DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse gramr, cognates with the Icelandic gramur (resentful, irritated).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡram/, [ɡ̊ʁɑmˀ]

AdjectiveEdit

gram

  1. irate

InflectionEdit

Inflection of gram
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular gram 2
Neuter singular gramt 2
Plural gramme 2
Definite attributive1 gramme
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.
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Etymology 2Edit

From Ancient Greek γραμμά (grammá).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡram/, [ɡ̊ʁɑmˀ]

NounEdit

gram n (singular definite grammet, plural indefinite gram)

  1. gram (unit of mass)
InflectionEdit

DutchEdit

 
Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from French gramme.

NounEdit

gram n (plural grammen, diminutive grammetje n)

  1. gram (unit of mass)
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Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Dutch gram (wrath).

AdjectiveEdit

gram (comparative grammer, superlative gramst)

  1. (rare) angry, irate

Etymology 3Edit

Substantivization of the adjective above.

NounEdit

gram m (uncountable, diminutive grammetje n)

  1. (rare) wrath
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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German gram, from Old High German gram, from Proto-Germanic *gramaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

gram (not comparable)

  1. angry

Further readingEdit

  • gram in Duden online

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French gramme, from Ancient Greek γράμμα (grámma, a small weight, a scruple), a semantic calque of Latin scripulum (cf. scrupulus), erroneously thought to be derived from scribo (to write).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gram m (genitive singular graim, nominative plural graim)

  1. gram (unit of mass)

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gram ghram ngram
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *gram, from Proto-Germanic *gramaz.

AdjectiveEdit

gram

  1. angry
  2. sad, upset

InflectionEdit

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: gram

Further readingEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From French gramme, from Ancient Greek γράμμα (grámma)

NounEdit

gram n (definite singular grammet, indefinite plural gram, definite plural gramma or grammene)

  1. a gram, unit of weight, symbol g.

Derived termsEdit

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From French gramme, from Ancient Greek γράμμα (grámma)

NounEdit

gram n (definite singular grammet, indefinite plural gram, definite plural gramma)

  1. a gram, unit of weight, symbol g.

Derived termsEdit

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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *gramaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

gram

  1. angry, hostile

DeclensionEdit


PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

gram m inan

  1. gram (unit of mass)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

gram

  1. first-person singular present indicative of grać

Further readingEdit

  • gram in Polish dictionaries at PWN

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

gram m (plural grãos)

  1. Obsolete spelling of grão

DescendantsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

gram

  1. Obsolete spelling of grão

RomanianEdit

NounEdit

gram n

  1. gram (unit of mass)

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French gramme, from Ancient Greek γράμμα (grámma).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gram m (plural gramichean)

  1. gram (unit of mass)

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
gram ghram
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • gram” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin gramma.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

grȁm m (Cyrillic spelling гра̏м)

  1. gram (unit)

DeclensionEdit


SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gram n

  1. gram (unit of mass)

TatarEdit

NounEdit

gram

  1. gram (unit of mass)

DeclensionEdit

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VolapükEdit

NounEdit

gram (nominative plural grams)

  1. gram

DeclensionEdit