See also: Import

EnglishEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English importen, from Old French emporter, importer, from Latin importō (bring in from abroad, import, verb), from in (in, at, on; into) + portō (I carry, bear; convey).

NounEdit

 
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import (countable and uncountable, plural imports)

  1. (countable) Something brought in from an exterior source, especially for sale or trade.
  2. (uncountable) The practice of importing.
  3. (uncountable) Significance, importance.
    It was a matter of great import.
  4. (countable, Philippines) A foreigner playing in a sports league.
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import (third-person singular simple present imports, present participle importing, simple past and past participle imported)

  1. (transitive) To bring (something) in from a foreign country, especially for sale or trade.
    Antonym: export
  2. (transitive) To load a file into a software application from another version or system.
    Antonym: export
    How can I import files from older versions of this application?
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Etymology 2Edit

From Italian importare, and French importer, from Latin importō.

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import (third-person singular simple present imports, present participle importing, simple past and past participle imported)

  1. (intransitive) To be important; to be significant; to be of consequence.
    • 1661, Thomas Salusbury
      See how much it importeth to learn to take Time by the Fore-Top.
  2. (transitive) To be of importance to (someone or something).
    • 1593, Shakespeare, Love's Labour's Lost:
      This Letter is mistooke: it importeth none here: It is writ to laquenetta.
    • 1681, John Dryden, The Spanish Fryar: Or, the Double Discovery. [], London: [] Richard Tonson and Jacob Tonson, [], OCLC 6484883, (please specify the page number):
      If I endure it, what imports it you?
  3. (transitive) To be incumbent on (someone to do something).
    • 1762, David Hume, The History of England:
      It imports us to get all the aid and assistance we can.
  4. (transitive) To be important or crucial to (that something happen).
  5. (transitive) To mean, signify.
  6. (transitive, archaic) To express, to imply.
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CzechEdit

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import m inan

  1. import
    Synonym: dovoz
    Antonyms: export, vývoz

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  • import in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • import in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989
  • import in Internetová jazyková příručka

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Back-formed from importeren or borrowed from English import.

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  • IPA(key): /ˈɪm.pɔrt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: im‧port

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import m (plural importen, diminutive importje n)

  1. Geographical import.
  2. (Netherlands, collective) A person or people who is/are not native to a city, village or region, but moved there from outside.

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  • Indonesian: impor
  • West Frisian: ymport

FrenchEdit

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import m (plural imports)

  1. Geographical import

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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English import.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈimport]
  • Hyphenation: im‧port
  • Rhymes: -ort

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import (plural importok)

  1. import

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Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative import importok
accusative importot importokat
dative importnak importoknak
instrumental importtal importokkal
causal-final importért importokért
translative importtá importokká
terminative importig importokig
essive-formal importként importokként
essive-modal
inessive importban importokban
superessive importon importokon
adessive importnál importoknál
illative importba importokba
sublative importra importokra
allative importhoz importokhoz
elative importból importokból
delative importról importokról
ablative importtól importoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
importé importoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
importéi importokéi
Possessive forms of import
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. importom importjaim
2nd person sing. importod importjaid
3rd person sing. importja importjai
1st person plural importunk importjaink
2nd person plural importotok importjaitok
3rd person plural importjuk importjaik

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  1. ^ Tótfalusi, István. Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára (’A Storehouse of Foreign Words: an explanatory and etymological dictionary of foreign words’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2005. →ISBN

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English or German.

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import m (definite singular importen, indefinite plural importer, definite plural importene)

  1. import

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English or German.

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import m (definite singular importen, indefinite plural importar, definite plural importane)

  1. import

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PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English import, from Middle English importen, from Old French emporter, importer, from Latin importō.

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import m inan

  1. (economics) import (act of importing)
    Antonym: eksport
  2. (economics) import (something brought in from a foreign country)
    Antonym: eksport

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adjectives
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Further readingEdit

  • import in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • import in Polish dictionaries at PWN

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Back-formation from importa

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import n (plural importuri)

  1. import

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English import, from Latin importare.

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  • IPA(key): /ǐmport/
  • Hyphenation: i‧mport

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ìmport m (Cyrillic spelling ѝмпорт)

  1. import (practice of importing)
  2. An import (something brought in from a foreign country)

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  • import” in Hrvatski jezični portal

SwedishEdit

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import c

  1. import

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Declension of import 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative import importen
Genitive imports importens

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