automat

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Automat, as the system was originally developed in Germany.

Noun[edit]

automat (plural automats)

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  1. A vending machine for food.
  2. A cafeteria consisting of vending machines.

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Albanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

automat m

  1. automaton (machine, robot, or formal system)

Adjective[edit]

automat m (feminine automate)

  1. automatic; automated

Czech[edit]

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Noun[edit]

automat m

  1. automaton
  2. vending machine, automat

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Further reading[edit]

  • automat in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • automat in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek αὐτόμᾰτος (autómatos).

Noun[edit]

automat c (singular definite automaten, plural indefinite automater)

  1. kiosk
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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aʉ.tu.maːt/, [æʉ.tʊ.ˈmaːt]

Noun[edit]

automat m (definite singular automaten, indefinite plural automater, definite plural automatene)

  1. vending machine

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek αὐτόματον (autómaton), neuter of αὐτόματος (autómatos, self moving, self willed).

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automat m (definite singular automaten, indefinite plural automatar, definite plural automatane)

  1. an automaton
    • 1908, Rasmus Løland, Den store automaten:
      "Skulde segja at frøkna ikkje er heime," tok gjentungen berre upp atter som ein automat og stod ferdig til aa slaa att døri.
      "I was to say she is not at home," the girl simply repeated like an automaton, ready to close the door.
  2. a slot machine (gambling machine, vending machine and similar)

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Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From German Automat, from Latin automatus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /awˈtɔ.mat/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

automat m inan

  1. vending machine, automat
  2. automatic setting on a device, e.g. a photo camera
  3. automaton
  4. (informal) automatic transmission
  5. (dated) machine gun

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Further reading[edit]

  • automat in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • automat in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French automate.

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automat m or n (feminine singular automată, masculine plural automați, feminine and neuter plural automate)

  1. automatic, self-acting, inertial

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automat n (plural automate)

  1. automaton
  2. vending machine
  3. golem
  4. clockwork

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /autǒmaːt/
  • Hyphenation: a‧u‧to‧mat

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autòmāt m (Cyrillic spelling ауто̀ма̄т)

  1. automaton
  2. vending machine, automat

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

automat c

  1. automaton
  2. vending machine
  3. kiosk; an unattended stand for the automatic dispensation of tickets

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Declension of automat 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative automat automaten automater automaterna
Genitive automats automatens automaters automaternas