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

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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

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DanishEdit

NounEdit

roman c (singular definite romanen, plural indefinite romaner)

  1. novel (work of fiction)

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DutchEdit

 
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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 singular 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] See also romance, of the same ultimate origin but borrowed through Spanish.

NounEdit

roman m ‎(plural romans)

  1. novel (work of fiction)
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ReferencesEdit

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

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From French roman

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

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

  1. novel (work of fiction)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From French roman

NounEdit

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

  1. novel (work of fiction)

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RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowing from French roman(novel, epic), from Old French romanz.

NounEdit

roman n ‎(plural romane)

  1. novel, epic (work of fiction)
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Etymology 2Edit

Borrowing from French roman(a medieval romance).

NounEdit

roman n ‎(plural romane)

  1. Medieval romance
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Etymology 3Edit

Borrowing from Latin rōmānus. Doublet of român(Romanian) and rumân, which was inherited.

AdjectiveEdit

roman m, n ‎(feminine singular romană, masculine plural romani, feminine and neuter plural romane)

  1. Roman
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NounEdit

roman m ‎(plural romani, feminine equivalent romană)

  1. Roman
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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 fiction)

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SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

roman c

  1. novel (work of fiction)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of roman 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative roman romanen romaner romanerna
Genitive romans romanens romaners romanernas

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TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French roman.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

roman ‎(definite accusative romanı, plural romanlar)

  1. novel (work of fiction)

DeclensionEdit