prominent

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin prōminēns, present active participle of prōmineō ( jut out, to project), from prō (before, forward) + mineō (in compounds, "jut, project").

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prominent (comparative more prominent, superlative most prominent)

  1. Standing out, or projecting; jutting; protuberant.
  2. Likely to attract attention from its size or position; conspicuous.
  3. Eminent; distinguished above others.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin prōminēns.

Adjective[edit]

prominent m, f (masculine and feminine plural prominents)

  1. prominent

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Dutch[edit]

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prominent (comparative prominenter, superlative prominentst)

  1. prominent

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Latin[edit]

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prōminent

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of prōmineō

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prominent m

  1. Eminent person; distinguished above others; VIP

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