See also: -ment and mént

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 escape) + -t (causative suffix).[1]

VerbEdit

ment

  1. (transitive) to rescue, to save
ConjugationEdit
Derived termsEdit
With verbal prefixes

Etymology 2Edit

From the men- stem of 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

Etymology 3Edit

AdjectiveEdit

ment (comparative mentebb, superlative legmentebb)

  1. (archaic, literary) exempt
    Synonym: mentes
DeclensionEdit
Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative ment mentek
accusative mentet menteket
dative mentnek menteknek
instrumental menttel mentekkel
causal-final mentért mentekért
translative mentté mentekké
terminative mentig mentekig
essive-formal mentként mentekként
essive-modal
inessive mentben mentekben
superessive menten menteken
adessive mentnél menteknél
illative mentbe mentekbe
sublative mentre mentekre
allative menthez mentekhez
elative mentből mentekből
delative mentről mentekről
ablative menttől mentektől
non-attributive
possessive - singular
menté menteké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
mentéi mentekéi

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

  • (save): ment in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.
  • (exempt): ment in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

Norwegian BokmålEdit

VerbEdit

ment

  1. past participle of mene