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EtymologyEdit

transcend +‎ -ent, or borrowed from Latin transcendens.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tɹæn(t)ˈsɛndənt/

AdjectiveEdit

transcendent (comparative more transcendent, superlative most transcendent)

  1. surpassing usual limits
  2. beyond the range of usual perception
  3. free from constraints of the material world

Related termsEdit

NounEdit

transcendent (plural transcendents)

  1. That which surpasses or is supereminent; something excellent.

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin trānscendēns. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌtrɑn.sɛnˈdɛnt/
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  • Hyphenation: trans‧cen‧dent
  • Rhymes: -ɛnt

AdjectiveEdit

transcendent (not comparable)

  1. (mathematic) transcendental, not algebraic

InflectionEdit

Inflection of transcendent
uninflected transcendent
inflected transcendente
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial transcendent
indefinite m./f. sing. transcendente
n. sing. transcendent
plural transcendente
definite transcendente
partitive transcendents

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