olifant

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French

Noun[edit]

olifant (plural olifants)

  1. (obsolete) An elephant.
  2. (obsolete) An ancient horn, made of ivory.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

olifant (plural olifante)

  1. elephant

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

olifant m (plural olifanten, diminutive olifantje n)

  1. elephant

Middle English[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French olifant

Noun[edit]

olifant (plural olifants)

  1. elephant
  2. ivory
  3. elephant tusk
  4. musical instrument made of elephant tusks
  5. musical instrument resembling elephant tusks

Norwegian[edit]

Noun[edit]

olifant

  1. oliphaunt

Inflection[edit]


Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin elephantus

Noun[edit]

olifant m (oblique plural olifanz, nominative singular olifanz, nominative plural olifant)

  1. Alternative form of olifan.

Vilamovian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

olifant ?

  1. elephant