referent

See also: Referent and référent

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EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*bʰer-

refer +‎ -ent

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NounEdit

referent ‎(plural referents)

  1. (semantics) The specific entity in the world that a word or phrase identifies or denotes.
  2. That which is referenced.

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NounEdit

referent m ‎(plural referents)

  1. (linguistics) referent

AdjectiveEdit

referent m ‎(feminine referenta, masculine plural referents, feminine plural referentes)

  1. referencing, referring

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin referēns, present participle of referō.

NounEdit

referent m ‎(feminine equivalent referentka)

  1. speaker (one who makes a speech to an audience)

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