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NounEdit

metan m

  1. (chemistry) methane (CH4)

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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

 
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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:
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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

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This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • metan”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

metan

  1. measure
    Eratosthenēs ǣrest mæt ǣre Eorðan ymbhwyrft.
    Eratosthenes first measured the Earth's circumference.
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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

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛ.tan/
  • (file)

NounEdit

metan m inan

  1. methane (CH₄)

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RomanianEdit

 
metan

EtymologyEdit

From French méthane

NounEdit

metan n (uncountable)

  1. (chemistry) methane (CH₄)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

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

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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metan

  1. black