amic

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See also: -amic

English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

amic (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete, chemistry) Of, relating to, or derived from ammonia.
  2. (chemistry) Of, relating to, or derived from an amine, amide or amic acid.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan amic, from Latin amīcus (friend). Attested from the 13th century.[1]

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Noun[edit]

amic m (plural amics, feminine amiga)

  1. friend

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “amic” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.

Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan amic, from Latin amīcus (friend). Attested from the 12th century.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

amic m (plural amics, feminine amiga, feminine plural amigas)

  1. friend

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Diccionari General de la Lenga Occitana, L’Academia occitana – Consistòri del Gai Saber, 2008-2016, page 37.

Old Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin amīcus (friend).

Noun[edit]

amic m (oblique plural amics, nominative singular amics, nominative plural amic)

  1. friend

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Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: amic
  • Occitan: amic, ami

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin amīcus (friend) (19th century), Italian amico, derived from amare (love).

Noun[edit]

amic m (plural amici, feminine equivalent amică)

  1. friend; pal, buddy

Usage notes[edit]

Unlike its other Romance cognates, this word may be considered by some to be less personal than prieten, falling somewhere between "friend" and "acquaintance". Prieten should be used for a closer friend, while amic can be used for someone you are friendly with, but do not know particularly well.

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