monument

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English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Devils Tower National Monument.

Etymology[edit]

From Latin monumentum (memorial), from monēre (to remind)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: mŏn'yə-mənt
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

monument (plural monuments)

A monument (definitions 1 or 2) in Lithuania at the Geographical Center of Europe
  1. A structure built for commemorative or symbolic reasons, or as a memorial; a commemoration.
    There is a monument on the town green to the soldiers who died in World War I.
  2. An important site owned by the community as a whole.
  3. An exceptional or proud achievement.
  4. An important burial vault or tomb.
  5. A legal document.
  6. A surveying reference point marked by a permanently fixed marker (a survey monument).

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin monumentum.

Noun[edit]

monument m (plural monuments)

  1. monument

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Dutch[edit]

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Wikipedia nl

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Noun[edit]

monument n (plural monumenten, diminutive monumentje n)

  1. monument















French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin monumentum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

monument m (plural monuments)

  1. monument

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Latin monumentum

Noun[edit]

monument n (definite singular monumentet, indefinite plural monument or monumenter, definite plural monumenta or monumentene)

  1. a monument

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Latin monumentum

Noun[edit]

monument n (definite singular monumentet, indefinite plural monument, definite plural monumenta)

  1. a monument

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