croissant

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French croissant(crescent), present participle of croître(to grow).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

croissant ‎(plural croissants)

  1. A flaky roll or pastry in a form of a crescent.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French croissant, present participle of verb croître(to grow).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /krɑˈsɑnt/, [krʋɑˈsɑ̃], [krɑˈsɑ̃]
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Noun[edit]

croissant m ‎(plural croissants, diminutive croissantje n)

  1. croissant

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French croissant, present participle of verb croître(to grow).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /ˈkruɑsɑː/ (approximating the French pronunciation)
  • IPA(key): /ˈkro̞isːɑn̪t̪/ (following Finnish pronunciation rules)

Noun[edit]

croissant

  1. croissant

Declension[edit]

Inflection of croissant (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative croissant croissantit
genitive croissantin croissantien
partitive croissantia croissanteja
illative croissantiin croissanteihin
singular plural
nominative croissant croissantit
accusative nom. croissant croissantit
gen. croissantin
genitive croissantin croissantien
partitive croissantia croissanteja
inessive croissantissa croissanteissa
elative croissantista croissanteista
illative croissantiin croissanteihin
adessive croissantilla croissanteilla
ablative croissantilta croissanteilta
allative croissantille croissanteille
essive croissantina croissanteina
translative croissantiksi croissanteiksi
instructive croissantein
abessive croissantitta croissanteitta
comitative croissanteineen

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present participle of the verb croître(to increase, to grow). Ultimately from Latin crēscēns, present active participle of crēscō(I augment).

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Noun[edit]

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croissant m ‎(plural croissants)

  1. crescent
  2. croissant
  3. crescent moon
    croissant de lune
  4. (heraldry) crescent

Adjective[edit]

croissant m ‎(feminine singular croissante, masculine plural croissants, feminine plural croissantes)

  1. increasing, augmenting

Verb[edit]

croissant

  1. present participle of croître
  2. present participle of croitre

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French croissant, present participle of verb croître(to grow).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

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croissant m ‎(plural invariable or croissants)

  1. croissant

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French croissant, present participle of verb croître(to grow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

croissant m (plural croissants)

  1. croissant (a flaky roll or pastry in a form of a crescent)

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

croissant m ‎(plural croissants)

  1. Alternative spelling of cruasán

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French croissant, present participle of verb croître(to grow).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

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croissant c

  1. croissant

Declension[edit]

Inflection of croissant 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative croissant croissanten croissanter croissanterna
Genitive croissants croissantens croissanters croissanternas