tant

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Catalan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tant m (feminine tanta, masculine plural tants, feminine plural tantes)

  1. so much, as much
    Tinc tanta gana que me'n vaig a sopar.
    I am so hungry that I'm going to have dinner. (literally 'I have so much hunger')
  2. so many, as many

Derived terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

tant

  1. so much, as much

Conjunction[edit]

tant

  1. (tant ... com ...) both ... and ...

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tantum

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

tant

  1. so much
  2. so many

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Guernésiais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French tant.

Adverb[edit]

tant

  1. as much

Old French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tant m (feminine tante)

  1. so much, so many

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Unlike modern French, tant can qualify a noun directly without the preposition de:

tante gent - so many people

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tant c

  1. aunt
  2. elderly woman in general

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Usage notes[edit]

Mothers tend to use tant about any unknown adult woman when talking to their children. Considered slightly derogative.


Vilamovian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tant f

  1. aunt

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Welsh[edit]

Noun[edit]

tant m (plural tannau)

  1. string (musical instrument)

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
tant dant nhant thant