amb

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ambit, from Latin.

Noun[edit]

amb (plural ambs)

  1. (palynology) The outline of a spore or pollen grain, as seen in a polar view.

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Catalan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (obsolete) ab

Etymology[edit]

From Old Catalan ab (Compare Old Occitan ab), from Latin apud. The addition of an -m- is very old, but it was not reflected in spelling until Fabra's orthography in the twentieth century.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Oriental)
    • (before a vowel) IPA(key): /əmb/
    • (before a consonant) IPA(key): /əm/
      • Homophone: em
  • (Occidental)
    • (before a vowel) IPA(key): /amb/, /an/, /en/
    • (before a consonant) IPA(key): /am/, /an/, /en/
      • Homophone: en
    • Notes: the standard pronunciations are /amb/ and /am/. The pronunciation /en/ is typically used in the Valencian Country and parts of Catalonia, the pronunciation /an/ is used in some southern parts of the Valencian Country.

Preposition[edit]

amb

  1. with

Further reading[edit]


Latin[edit]

Numeral[edit]

amb

  1. both

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Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ab (Guardiol)
  • dab (Gascon)
  • damb (Gascon, Aranese)
  • ambé (Provençal)
  • embé (Provençal, Niçard)

Etymology[edit]

Old Occitan ab, from Latin apud

Preposition[edit]

amb

  1. with

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

amb m (plural ambs)

  1. (palynology) amb (outline of a spore or pollen grain)