tand

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Danish tan, from Old Norse tǫnn, from Proto-Germanic *tanþs, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃dónts (tooth).

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Noun[edit]

tand c (singular definite tanden, plural indefinite tænder)

  1. tooth
  2. prong

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch tant, from Old Dutch *tand, from Proto-Germanic *tanþs, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃dónts. Compare German Zahn, English tooth, Danish tand.

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Noun[edit]

tand m (plural tanden, diminutive tandje n)

  1. natural tooth, more specifically incisor.
    Het gebit bestaat uit tanden, hoektanden en kiezen
    Dentition consistst of incisors, canines and molars.
  2. artificial object of similar shape and/or purpose, as on a cartwheel

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Adverb[edit]

tand

  1. then

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *tanþs, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃dónts. Compare Old Frisian toth, Old English tōþ, Old Dutch tand, Old High German zand, Old Norse tǫnn, Gothic 𐍄𐌿𐌽𐌸𐌿𐍃 (tunþus).

Noun[edit]

tand m

  1. tooth

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish tan, from Old Norse tǫnn, from Proto-Germanic *tanþs, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃dónts (tooth).

Pronunciation[edit]

(file)

Noun[edit]

tand c

  1. a tooth; in a mouth or on a saw
  2. a tooth, a dent, a cog; on a gearwheel or cogwheel
  3. a tine, a prong (on a fork or comb or similar)

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