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EnglishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Named after the Italian physicist Alessandro Volta.

NounEdit

volt (plural volts)

  1. In the International System of Units, the derived unit of electrical potential and electromotive force (voltage); the potential difference across a conductor when a current of one ampere uses one watt of power. Symbol: V
Derived termsEdit
TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

French volte

NounEdit

volt (plural volts)

  1. A circular tread; a gait by which a horse going sideways round a centre makes two concentric tracks.
  2. (fencing) A sudden movement to avoid a thrust.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for volt in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the past participle of Old Catalan voldre, from Latin volvere. Corresponds to Vulgar Latin *voltus, from *volŭtus, from Latin volūtus.

NounEdit

volt m (plural volts)

  1. turn, round
  2. volt

Related termsEdit


CzechEdit

NounEdit

volt m

  1. volt

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

volt m (plural volts, diminutive voltje n)

  1. volt (unit)

Derived termsEdit


FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Named after the Italian physicist Alessandro Volta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

volt n (genitive singular volts, plural volt)

  1. volt, the SI unit of electric potential.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of volt
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative volt voltið volt voltini
accusative volt voltið volt voltini
dative volti voltinum voltum voltunum
genitive volts voltsins volta voltanna

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

volt m (plural volts)

  1. volt

Further readingEdit


GalicianEdit

NounEdit

volt m (plural [please provide])

  1. volt

SynonymsEdit


HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈvolt]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: volt

Etymology 1Edit

From the same Proto-Finno-Ugric *wole- or *woli- as Finnish and Estonian olla. Compare similarities with Old Hungarian vola (same meaning).

AdjectiveEdit

volt (not comparable)

  1. ex-, former, late, past, sometime
    az egyetem volt tanárathe former professor of the university

VerbEdit

volt

  1. third-person singular indicative past indefinite of van
    Milyen volt az előadás?How was the show?
  2. past participle of van

Etymology 2Edit

Named after the Italian physicist Alessandro Volta.[1]

NounEdit

volt (plural voltok)

  1. volt (unit of measure, symbol: V)
DeclensionEdit
Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative volt voltok
accusative voltot voltokat
dative voltnak voltoknak
instrumental volttal voltokkal
causal-final voltért voltokért
translative volttá voltokká
terminative voltig voltokig
essive-formal voltként voltokként
essive-modal
inessive voltban voltokban
superessive volton voltokon
adessive voltnál voltoknál
illative voltba voltokba
sublative voltra voltokra
allative volthoz voltokhoz
elative voltból voltokból
delative voltról voltokról
ablative volttól voltoktól
Possessive forms of volt
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. voltom voltjaim
2nd person sing. voltod voltjaid
3rd person sing. voltja voltjai
1st person plural voltunk voltjaink
2nd person plural voltotok voltjaitok
3rd person plural voltjuk voltjaik

ReferencesEdit


ItalianEdit

NounEdit

volt m (invariable)

  1. volt

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

volt

  1. third-person singular present active indicative of volō

ReferencesEdit

  • volt in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • volt in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vultus.

NounEdit

volt m (oblique plural volz or voltz, nominative singular volz or voltz, nominative plural volt)

  1. face

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (volt)

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

volt m (plural volts)

  1. volt (unit of measure)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

NounEdit

volt m (Cyrillic spelling волт)

  1. volt

DeclensionEdit


SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

Named after the Italian physicist Alessandro Volta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

volt m (genitive singular voltu, nominative plural volty, genitive plural voltov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. volt, the SI unit of electric potential.

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • volt in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

volt c

  1. a somersault; a jump where one turns one or more times forwards (or backwards)
  2. (by extension) The action where something of large size turns over. See slå en volt.
    Bilen körde av vägen och slog en volt.
    The car went off the road and turned over a whole turn.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of volt 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative volt volten volter volterna
Genitive volts voltens volters volternas

TatarEdit

NounEdit

volt

  1. volt, the SI unit of electric potential.
80 meñ volt80 thousand volts
[1]

DeclensionEdit