See also: metán

CzechEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French méthane and German Methan.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

metan m

  1. (chemistry) methane (CH4)

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French méthane and German Methan.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

metan n (genitive singular metans, no plural)

  1. (chemistry) methane (CH₄)

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JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

metan

  1. Rōmaji transcription of メタン

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no
 
metan

NounEdit

metan n (definite singular metanet) (uncountable)

  1. (chemistry) methane (chemical symbol CH₄)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

NounEdit

metan n (definite singular metanet) (uncountable)

  1. (chemistry) methane (as above)

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Old DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *metaną.

VerbEdit

metan

  1. to measure

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Dutch: mēten
    • Dutch: meten
    • Limburgish: maete

Further readingEdit

  • metan”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *metaną, from Proto-Indo-European *med- (to measure).

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VerbEdit

metan

  1. measure
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Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Germanic *mōtijaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

mētan

  1. to meet, encounter
  2. to paint, design
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Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *metaną, from Proto-Indo-European *med- (to measure).

VerbEdit

metan

  1. to measure
  2. to mete

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PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French méthane and German Methan

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛ.tan/
  • (file)

NounEdit

metan m inan

  1. methane (CH₄)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • metan in Polish dictionaries at PWN

RomanianEdit

 
metan

EtymologyEdit

From French méthane

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

metan n (uncountable)

  1. (chemistry) methane (CH₄)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French méthane and German Methan

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mětaːn/
  • Hyphenation: me‧tan

NounEdit

mètān m (Cyrillic spelling мѐта̄н)

  1. (chemistry, uncountable) methane (CH₄)

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SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

metan

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of meter.
  2. Second-person plural (ustedes) present subjunctive form of meter.
  3. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of meter.

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French méthane

PronunciationEdit

  This entry needs pronunciation information. If you are familiar with the IPA then please add some!

NounEdit

metan n (uncountable)

  1. (chemistry) methane (CH₄)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of metan 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative metan metanet
Genitive metans metanets

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TetumEdit

NounEdit

metan

  1. black