balans

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch balanse, from Old French balance, from Latin bilanx.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /baːˈlɑns/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ba‧lans
  • Rhymes: -ɑns

Noun[edit]

balans f (plural balansen, diminutive balansje n)

  1. balance, scales for weighing
  2. equilibrium
  3. balance sheet
  4. type of bridge with counterweight

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Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: balans

Kurdish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

balans ?

  1. balance (equilibrium)

Declension[edit]


This Kurdish entry was created from the translations listed at balance. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see balans in the Kurdish Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) April 2009


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present participle of bālō.

Participle[edit]

bālāns (genitive bālantis); third-declension one-termination participle

  1. bleating, baaing

Declension[edit]

Third-declension participle.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative bālāns bālantēs bālantia
Genitive bālantis bālantium
Dative bālantī bālantibus
Accusative bālantem bālāns bālantēs
bālantīs
bālantia
Ablative bālante
bālantī1
bālantibus
Vocative bālāns bālantēs bālantia

1When used purely as an adjective.

References[edit]

  • balans in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

balans

  1. Alternative form of balaunce

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From French balance.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

balans m inan

  1. (literally or figuratively) balance (something of equal weight used to provide equilibrium; counterweight)
  2. balance wheel
  3. (gymnastics) balance beam
  4. (sports) tightrope walker balance

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Further reading[edit]

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

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French balance.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bǎlans/
  • Hyphenation: ba‧lans

Noun[edit]

bàlans m (Cyrillic spelling ба̀ланс)

  1. balance (equilibrium)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • balans” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

balans c

  1. balance (equilibrium)

Declension[edit]

Declension of balans 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative balans balansen
Genitive balans balansens

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