potentat

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French potentat.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /potəntaːt/, [pʰotˢənˈtˢæːˀd̥]

NounEdit

potentat c (singular definite potentaten, plural indefinite potentater)

  1. potentate

InflectionEdit


FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

potentat m (plural potentats)

  1. potentate (a powerful leader)

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian potentato.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

potentat m (plural potentati)

  1. potentate

Related termsEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French potentat, from Latin potentātus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌpɔːtɛnˈtaːt/, /ˈpɔːtɛntaːt/

NounEdit

potentat

  1. (hapax, Late Middle English) potentate

Usage notesEdit

The usual word for "potentate" in Middle English is potestat.

DescendantsEdit

  • English: potentate

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French potentat.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pɔˈtɛn.tat/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛntat
  • Syllabification: po‧ten‧tat

NounEdit

potentat m pers (feminine potentatka)

  1. potentate, magnate, tycoon, mogul
    Synonym: baron

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • potentat in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • potentat in Polish dictionaries at PWN

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French potentat.

NounEdit

potentat m (plural potentați)

  1. potentate

DeclensionEdit