aimant

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French[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From aim(er) (to love) +‎ -ant.

Adjective[edit]

aimant m (feminine aimante, masculine plural aimants, feminine plural aimantes)

  1. loving, affectionate
    Un mari aimant. — A loving husband.

Verb[edit]

aimant

  1. Present participle of aimer.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *adimantis, a form of *adimas, from Latin adamās (hard iron). See also diamant.

Noun[edit]

aimant m (plural aimants)

  1. magnet

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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

aimant

  1. Present participle of aimer.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *adimantis, a form of *adimas, from Latin adamās (hard iron).

Noun[edit]

aimant m (plural aimants)

  1. magnet