See also: Lent and -lent

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lent (countable and uncountable, plural lents)

  1. Alternative letter-case form of Lent

VerbEdit

lent

  1. simple past tense and past participle of lend

CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Latin lentus. Compare the inherited Valencian dialect llenta (something that continues or does not stop); cf. also Spanish and Portuguese lento.

AdjectiveEdit

lent (feminine lenta, masculine plural lents, feminine plural lentes)

  1. slow
    Antonym: ràpid
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Latin lēns, lēntis; first attested 1803[1].

NounEdit

lent f (plural lents)

  1. lens

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “lent” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French lent, from Latin lentus. Doublet of lento, taken from Italian.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lent (feminine singular lente, masculine plural lents, feminine plural lentes)

  1. slow
    Antonym: rapide

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Further readingEdit


FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin lentus.

AdjectiveEdit

lent

  1. slow, sluggish

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HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Lexicalization of len (down, an obsolete form of lenn) +‎ -t (locative suffix), from le (down) +‎ -n (case suffix). First attested in 1791.[1]

AdverbEdit

lent (comparative lejjebb or lentebb, superlative leglejjebb or leglentebb)

  1. Alternative form of lenn (below, down; downstairs)
    Antonyms: fent, fenn

Etymology 2Edit

len (flax) +‎ -t (accusative suffix)

NounEdit

lent

  1. accusative singular of len

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Further readingEdit

  • lent , redirecting to lenn in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’An Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French, from Latin lentus (slow, sluggish).

AdjectiveEdit

lent m

  1. (Jersey) slow

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

lent

  1. past participle of lene

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French lent, from Latin lentus.

AdjectiveEdit

lent m or n (feminine singular lentă, masculine plural lenți, feminine and neuter plural lente)

  1. slow

DeclensionEdit


SwedishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lent

  1. absolute indefinite neuter form of len.

VepsEdit

NounEdit

lent

  1. partitive singular of lem'