Last modified on 15 April 2015, at 09:26

roman

See also: Roman, Rómán, román, român, and róman

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • enPR: rōmən, IPA(key): /ˈrəʊmən/
  • Hyphenation: ro‧man

AdjectiveEdit

roman (not comparable)

  1. (of type) Upright, as opposed to italic.
  2. (of text, computing) Of or related to the Latin alphabet.

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CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

roman

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of romandre
  2. second-person singular imperative form of romandre

Crimean TatarEdit

NounEdit

roman

  1. novel, epic
  2. Romanian

DeclensionEdit

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DutchEdit

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nl

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

roman m (plural romans, diminutive romannetje n)

  1. novel (work of fiction)

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

In the 19th century, borrowed from Latin romanus.[1] or from the French noun below [2], originally from Old French romanz (common language).

AdjectiveEdit

roman m (feminine romane, masculine plural romans, feminine plural romanes)

  1. Romance (in linguistics)
  2. romanesque (in history of art)

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Etymology 2Edit

From Old French romanz (common language (as opposed to Latin)), from Medieval Latin rōmānicē, Vulgar Latin *romanicē (in the way of the Romans (as opposed to the Franks)) from Latin rōmānicus < rōmānus.[3]. The meaning “common language” changed into “book in common language” and then into “adventure novel”.[1]

NounEdit

roman m (plural romans)

  1. novel (work of fiction)
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 2009, Jacqueline Picoche; Jean-Claude Rolland, “Annexe IV, roman”, in Dictionnaire étymologique du français (in French), Paris: Dictionnaires Le Robert:
  2. ^ http://www.cnrtl.fr/etymologie/roman
  3. ^ 1964, Albert Dauzat; Jean Dubois, Henri Mitterand, “roman”, in Nouveau dictionnaire étymologique (in French), Paris: Librairie Larousse:

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From French roman

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

roman m (definite singular romanen, indefinite plural romaner, definite plural romanene)

  1. a novel (work of fiction)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From French roman

NounEdit

roman m (definite singular romanen, indefinite plural romanar, definite plural romanane)

  1. a novel

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RomanianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From French roman, "novel, epic", from Old French romanz.

NounEdit

roman n (plural romane)

  1. novel, epic (work of fiction)

Etymology 2Edit

From French roman, "a medieval romance".

NounEdit

roman n (plural romane)

  1. Medieval romance
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from Latin rōmānus.

NounEdit

roman m (plural romani)

  1. Roman
DeclensionEdit
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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French roman.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /rǒmaːn/
  • Hyphenation: ro‧man

NounEdit

ròmān m (Cyrillic spelling ро̀ма̄н)

  1. novel (work of fiction)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • roman” in Hrvatski jezični portal

SloveneEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

román m inan (genitive romána, nominative plural románi)

  1. novel (work of prose fiction)

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SwedishEdit

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NounEdit

roman c

  1. a novel (a work of fiction)

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TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French roman.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

roman (definite accusative romanı, plural romanlar)

  1. novel

DeclensionEdit