EnglishEdit

NounEdit

lente (uncountable)

  1. An intermediate-acting form of insulin, between isophane and ultralente.

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch lente.

NounEdit

lente (plural lentes)

  1. spring, the season between winter and summer

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch lentin, lenten, from Old Dutch lentin, from Proto-West Germanic *langatīn.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlɛntə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: len‧te

NounEdit

lente f (plural lentes, diminutive lentetje n)

  1. spring: the season between winter and summer

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: lente
  • Papiamentu: lènte, lente

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French, from Vulgar Latin *lenditem, from Latin lēns, lendem.

NounEdit

lente f (plural lentes)

  1. (zoology) nit

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Inflected forms.

AdjectiveEdit

lente

  1. feminine singular of lent

Further readingEdit


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin lēns, lentem (lentil), in Medieval Latin later taking on the sense of "lens".

NounEdit

lente f (plural lentes)

  1. lens

Related termsEdit


IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From lenta (slow) +‎ -e (adverbial suffix).

AdverbEdit

lente

  1. slowly
    Synonym: quik

InterlinguaEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

lente

  1. lens

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

lente

  1. slow

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Inflected form of lento.

AdjectiveEdit

lente f pl

  1. feminine plural of lento

Etymology 2Edit

First attested 17th century. Borrowed from Latin lēns, lentem (lentil), in Medieval Latin later taking on the sense of "lens".

NounEdit

lente f (plural lenti)

  1. lens
Derived termsEdit
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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From lentus (slow) +‎ .

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

lentē (comparative lentius, superlative lentissimē)

  1. slowly
    Synonym: tardē
    Marcus ambulat lente ad arborem.
    Marcus walks slowly to the tree.

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • lente in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • lente in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • lente in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

LatvianEdit

NounEdit

lente f (5th declension)

  1. riband
  2. band
  3. fillet
  4. ribbon
  5. sweatband
  6. tape

DeclensionEdit


NeapolitanEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lente f pl

  1. glasses, lenses

NormanEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lente

  1. feminine singular of lent

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

lente

  1. simple past of lene

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin lēns, lentem (lentil), in Medieval Latin later taking on the sense of "lens".

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /ˈlẽ.t͡ʃi/, [ˈlẽ.t͡ʃi]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈlẽ.tɨ/, [ˈlẽ.tɨ]

  • Hyphenation: len‧te

NounEdit

lente f (plural lentes)

  1. (optics) lens (object focusing or defocusing the light passing through it)
  2. (anatomy) lens (transparent crystalline structure in the eye)
    Synonym: cristalino
  3. lens (device which focuses or defocuses electron beams)
  4. (figuratively) lens (a way of looking, literally or figuratively, at something)
  5. (geology) a fossil or deposit between two strata
  6. Clipping of lente de contato.

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:lente.

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

NounEdit

lente m, f (plural lentes)

  1. teacher, professor
    Synonyms: professor, docente

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin lēns, lentem (lentil), in Medieval Latin later taking on the sense of "lens". Cognate with English lens.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlente/, [ˈlẽn̪.t̪e]

NounEdit

lente m (plural lentes)

  1. lens
  2. glasses (in the plural, by extension)
    Synonym: anteojos

Derived termsEdit

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