tangens

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See also: Tangens and tångens

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

tangens m

  1. (trigonometry) tangent

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the New Latin tangens, tangentis[1] with -ens ending.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɒŋɡɛnʃ/
  • Hyphenation: tan‧gens

Noun[edit]

tangens (plural tangensek)

  1. (trigonometry) tangent

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tótfalusi István, Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára. Tinta Könyvkiadó, Budapest, 2005, ISBN 963 7094 20 2

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of tangō (touch).

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

tangēns m, f, n (genitive tangentis); third declension

  1. touching, grasping
  2. reaching, arriving at
  3. attaining to
  4. moving, affecting
  5. coming home to

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative tangēns tangēns tangentēs tangentia
genitive tangentis tangentis tangentium tangentium
dative tangentī tangentī tangentibus tangentibus
accusative tangentem tangēns tangentēs tangentia
ablative tangente
tangentī 1
tangente
tangentī 1
tangentibus tangentibus
vocative tangēns tangēns tangentēs tangentia

1 When used purely as an adjective.

Noun[edit]

tangēns f (genitive tangēntis); third declension

  1. (mathematics) tangent

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem, alternative accusative singular in -im and ablative singular in .

Number Singular Plural
nominative tangēns tangēntēs
genitive tangēntis tangēntium
dative tangēntī tangēntibus
accusative tangēntim
tangēntem
tangēntīs
tangēntēs
ablative tangēntī
tangēnte
tangēntibus
vocative tangēns tangēntēs

Descendants[edit]


Polish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tangens m

  1. tangent (in trigonometry)

Declension[edit]