volt

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Named after the Italian physicist Alessandro Volta.

Noun[edit]

volt (plural volts)

  1. In the International System of Units, the derived unit of electrical potential and electromotive force (voltage); the potential difference across a conductor when a current of one ampere uses one watt of power. Symbol: V
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Etymology 2[edit]

French volte

Noun[edit]

volt (plural volts)

  1. A circular tread; a gait by which a horse going sideways round a centre makes two concentric tracks.
  2. (fencing) A sudden movement to avoid a thrust.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

volt m (plural volts)

  1. turn, round
  2. volt

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

volt m

  1. volt

Dutch[edit]

Noun[edit]

volt m (plural volts, diminutive voltje n)

  1. volt (unit)

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after the Italian physicist Alessandro Volta.

Noun[edit]

volt n (genitive singular volts, plural volt)

  1. volt, the SI unit of electric potential.

Declension[edit]

n3 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative volt voltið volt voltini
Accusative volt voltið volt voltini
Dative volti voltinum voltum voltunum
Genitive volts voltsins volta voltanna

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

volt m (plural volts)

  1. volt

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

volt m (please add plural)

  1. volt

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the same Proto-Finno-Ugric *wole- or *woli- as Finnish and Estonian olla. Compare similarities with Old Hungarian vola (same meaning).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈvolt/
  • Hyphenation: volt

Adjective[edit]

volt (not comparable)

  1. ex-, former, late, past, sometime (past participle of van)
    az egyetem volt tanára - the former professor of the university

Noun[edit]

volt (plural voltok)

  1. volt (unit of measure, symbol: V)

Verb[edit]

volt

  1. third-person singular past of van
    Milyen volt az előadás? - How was the show?

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

volt m (invariable)

  1. volt

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

volt

  1. third-person singular present active indicative of volō

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

volt m (oblique plural volz, nominative singular volz, nominative plural volt)

  1. face

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

volt m (Cyrillic spelling волт)

  1. volt

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after the Italian physicist Alessandro Volta.

Noun[edit]

volt m (genitive singular voltu, nominative plural volty), declension pattern dub

  1. volt, the SI unit of electric potential.

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Swedish[edit]

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volt c

  1. a somersault; a jump where one turns one or more times forwards (or backwards)
  2. (by extension) The action where something of large size turns over. See slå en volt.
    Bilen körde av vägen och slog en volt.
    The car went off the road and turned over a whole turn.

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Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

volt

  1. volt, the SI unit of electric potential.
80 meñ volt = 80 thousand volts. [1]

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