ambigu

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French ambigu.

Noun[edit]

ambigu (plural ambigus)

  1. (dated) An entertainment at which a medley of dishes is set on at the same time; a buffet.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for ambigu in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ambiguus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ambigu (feminine ambigua, masculine plural ambigus, feminine plural ambigües)

  1. ambiguous

Derived terms[edit]

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French ambigu, from Latin ambiguus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɑm.biˈɣy/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: am‧bi‧gu
  • Rhymes: -y

Adjective[edit]

ambigu (not comparable)

  1. ambiguous
    Synonym: dubbelzinnig

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of ambigu
uninflected ambigu
inflected ambigue
comparative ambiguer
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial ambigu ambiguer het ambigu'st
het ambigu'ste
indefinite m./f. sing. ambigue ambiguere ambigu'ste
n. sing. ambigu ambiguer ambigu'ste
plural ambigue ambiguere ambigu'ste
definite ambigue ambiguere ambigu'ste
partitive ambigu's ambiguers

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: ambigu

French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ambiguus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ambigu (feminine singular ambiguë or ambigüe, masculine plural ambigus, feminine plural ambiguës or ambigües)

  1. ambiguous (open to multiple interpretations)

Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ambigu m (plural ambigus)

  1. ambiguation
  2. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch ambigu, from French ambigu, from Latin ambiguus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [amˈbiɡu]
  • Hyphenation: am‧bi‧gu

Adjective[edit]

ambigu (plural ambigu-ambigu)

  1. ambiguous.
    Synonym: taksa

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