Sekunde

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: sekunde, sekundē, and sekundė

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin secunda. The units of time and angle are from pars minuta secunda (literally second minute part)

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /zeˈkʊndə/
  • (file)
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Sekunde f (genitive Sekunde, plural Sekunden)

  1. A unit of time; a second.
  2. A unit of angular measurement; a second.
  3. (music) A second, an interval of 1 (kleine Sekunde, minor second) or 2 (große Sekunde, major second) semitones.

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Sekunde” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Sekunde” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • Sekunde” in Duden online

Hunsrik[edit]

Noun[edit]

Sekunde f

  1. plural of Sekund