ampere

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See also: Ampere, ampère, Ampére, and Ampère

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Named after the French physicist André-Marie Ampère.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈæmˌpɪər/, /ˌæmˈpɪər/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈæmˌpɛər/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: am‧pere

Noun[edit]

ampere (plural amperes)

  1. A unit of electrical current, the standard base unit in the International System of Units; colloquially amp. Abbreviation: amp, Symbol: A
    Definition: The ampere, symbol A, is the SI unit of electric current. It is defined by taking the fixed numerical value of the elementary charge e to be 1.602 176 634 x 10−19 when expressed in the unit C, which is equal to A s, where the second is defined in terms of ΔνCs. (The International Bureau of Weights and Measures)

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ampere m (plural amperes)

  1. ampere

Eastern Arrernte[edit]

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ampere

  1. (anatomy) knee

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Galician[edit]

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ampere m (plural amperes)

  1. ampere
    Synonym: amperio

Italian[edit]

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ampere m (invariable)

  1. ampere

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Etymology[edit]

Named after the French physicist André-Marie Ampère.

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ampere m (definite singular amperen, indefinite plural ampere, definite plural amperane)

  1. ampere

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ampere m (plural amperes)

  1. ampere (unit of electrical current)

Spanish[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /amˈpeɾe/, [ãmˈpe.ɾe]

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ampere m (plural amperes)

  1. Alternative form of amperio

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ampere c

  1. ampere

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Declension of ampere 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ampere amperen ampere amperena
Genitive amperes amperens amperes amperenas

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