AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch klant, from Middle Dutch calant (person, friend), from Old Northern French calant (compare regular Old French chalant), from Old French chaloir (to heat, to care about), from Latin calēre (to be hot).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

klant (plural klante)

  1. customer, client

Related termsEdit


DutchEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch calant (person, friend), from Old Northern French calant (compare regular Old French chalant), from Old French chaloir (to heat, to care about), from Latin caleō (to be hot).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /klɑnt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: klant
  • Rhymes: -ɑnt

NounEdit

klant m (plural klanten, diminutive klantje n, feminine klante)

  1. client, customer
  2. chap, bloke

Usage notesEdit

The difference between Dutch klant and cliënt is that the former buys goods and the latter pays for services.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: klant
  • West Frisian: klant

AnagramsEdit


SwedishEdit

NounEdit

klant c

  1. clumsy person, klutz

DeclensionEdit

Declension of klant 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative klant klanten klantar klantarna
Genitive klants klantens klantars klantarnas