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EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

ment

  1. (obsolete) simple past tense and past participle of meng
  2. Obsolete spelling of meant

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan, from Latin mentem, accusative singular of mēns (mind), from Proto-Indo-European *méntis.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ment f (plural ments)

  1. the mind
  2. the spirit

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

ment

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of mentir
  2. second-person singular imperative form of mentir

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛnt

VerbEdit

ment

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of mennen
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of mennen

EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Russian мент (ment).

NounEdit

ment (genitive mendi, partitive menti)

  1. (slang) cop (police officer)

DeclensionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

SynonymsEdit


FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ment

  1. third-person singular present indicative of mentir

FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mentem, accusative singular of mēns (mind), from Proto-Indo-European *méntis.

NounEdit

ment f (plural ments)

  1. mind
  2. intelligence

Related termsEdit


HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the obsolete verb menik (to flee) +‎ -t (causative suffix) [1]

VerbEdit

ment

  1. to rescue
  2. to save

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

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Etymology 2Edit

From the verb megy +‎ -t.

VerbEdit

ment

  1. third-person singular past of megy
    Hova ment? - Where did he/she go?
  2. past participle of megy

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

Norwegian BokmålEdit

VerbEdit

ment

  1. past participle of mene