altan

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See also: Altan, altán, áltán, and ältan

Danish[edit]

altan

Etymology[edit]

From Italian altana (balcony), from alto, from Latin altus (high).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /altaːn/, [alˈtˢæːˀn]

Noun[edit]

altan c (singular definite altanen, plural indefinite altaner)

  1. (architecture) balcony (structure extending from a building)

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Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

altan

  1. accusative singular of alta

Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

altan f (genitive singular altaine, nominative plural altana)

  1. Alternative form of altán (sharp knife)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
altan n-altan haltan not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Oroqen[edit]

Noun[edit]

altan

  1. gold (metal)

References[edit]

  • Li, Fengxiang and Lindsay J. Whaley, Oroqen vocabulary, in Martin Haspelmath & Uri Tadmor (editors), World Loanword Database, Munich: Max Planck Digital Library (2009)

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

altan m pl

  1. plural of alt

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian altana (balcony), from alto, from Latin altus (high).

Noun[edit]

altan c

  1. (architecture) balcony; structure extending from a building

Declension[edit]

Declension of altan 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative altan altanen altaner altanerna
Genitive altans altanens altaners altanernas