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EtymologyEdit

Clipping of modulator-demodulator[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

modem (plural modems)

  1. A device that encodes digital computer signals into analog/analogue telephone signals and vice versa and allows computers to communicate over a phone line.

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VerbEdit

modem (third-person singular simple present modems, present participle modeming, simple past and past participle modemed)

  1. To transmit by modem.
    • 1992, Jim Kimble, How to get started with modems (page 73)
      Personal modeming is most prevalent in the U.S., where a modem generally doesn't have huge taxes slapped on it, and after-tax income is comparatively high.
    • 1994, Carole Marsh, Jurassic Ark! Alaska Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures (page 7)
      “Books” can even be faxed or modemed to you!

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ R. Stockwell and D. Minkova, 'English Words: History and Structure', Cambridge University Press (2001).

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English modem.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmoːdəm/, /ˈmoːdɛm/
  • (file)

NounEdit

modem m or n (plural modems, diminutive modempje n)

  1. modem

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English modem.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

modem m (plural modems)

  1. modem

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English modem. [1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈmodɛm]
  • Hyphenation: mo‧dem

NounEdit

modem (plural modemek)

  1. (computing) modem

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative modem modemek
accusative modemet modemeket
dative modemnek modemeknek
instrumental modemmel modemekkel
causal-final modemért modemekért
translative modemmé modemekké
terminative modemig modemekig
essive-formal modemként modemekként
essive-modal
inessive modemben modemekben
superessive modemen modemeken
adessive modemnél modemeknél
illative modembe modemekbe
sublative modemre modemekre
allative modemhez modemekhez
elative modemből modemekből
delative modemről modemekről
ablative modemtől modemektől
Possessive forms of modem
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. modemem modemeim
2nd person sing. modemed modemeid
3rd person sing. modeme modemei
1st person plural modemünk modemeink
2nd person plural modemetek modemeitek
3rd person plural modemük modemeik

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Tótfalusi, István. Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára (’A Storehouse of Foreign Words: an explanatory and etymological dictionary of foreign words’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2005. →ISBN

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English modem.

NounEdit

modem m (plural modems)

  1. (Jersey, computing) modem

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English modem.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

modem m inan

  1. modem

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English modem.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

modem m (plural modems or modens)

  1. (networking, computer hardware) modem (a device that encodes computer signals into telephone signals and vice versa)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English modem.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mǒdeːm/
  • Hyphenation: mo‧dem

NounEdit

mòdēm m (Cyrillic spelling мо̀де̄м)

  1. modem

DeclensionEdit


SpanishEdit

NounEdit

modem m (plural modems)

  1. Misspelling of módem.

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English modem.

NounEdit

modem n

  1. modem

DeclensionEdit

Declension of modem 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative modem modemet modem modemen
Genitive modems modemets modems modemens

VietnameseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English modem.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

modem

  1. modem