meditation

See also: Meditation and méditation

EnglishEdit

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PronunciationEdit

Rhymes: -eɪʃən

EtymologyEdit

From Latin meditatio, from meditatus, the past participle of meditārī (to meditate, to think over, consider), itself from Proto-Indo-European *med- (to measure, limit, consider, advise).

NounEdit

meditation (countable and uncountable, plural meditations)

  1. A devotional exercise of, or leading to contemplation
  2. A contemplative discourse, often on a religious or philosophical subject.

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From meditere (to meditate), from Latin meditārī (to meditate, to think over, consider).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /meditasjoːn/, [med̥itˢaˈɕoːˀn]

NounEdit

meditation c (singular definite meditationen, plural indefinite meditationer)

  1. meditation
  2. pondering

InflectionEdit

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Last modified on 2 April 2014, at 16:06