grànd

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See also: grand and gränd

Norman[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French grant (later grand), from Latin grandis.

Adjective[edit]

grànd m (f grande, m plural grànds, f plural grandes)

  1. (Guernsey) big
    • 1883, Nicholas Guilbert, ‘L'Ami Pierre’:
      Sen grànd vier dos long et large / Est quasi cuit au soleil [...].
      His big old back, broad and long, is nearly roasted by the sun.

Romansch[edit]

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  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) grond
  • (Puter) grand

Etymology[edit]

From Latin grandis.

Adjective[edit]

grànd m (feminine grànda, masculine plural grànds, feminine plural gràndas)

  1. (Sutsilvan) big, large
  2. (Sutsilvan) tall