dans

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Danish[edit]

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Wikipedia da

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

dans c (singular definite dansen, plural indefinite danse)

  1. A dance.

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dans c ‎(plural dansen, diminutive dansje n)

  1. dance

Verb[edit]

dans

  1. first-person singular present indicative of dansen
  2. imperative of dansen

Faroese[edit]

Noun[edit]

dans m

  1. accusative singular of dansur
  2. genitive singular of dansur

French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin de intus or deintus, meaning "from inside" or "from within".

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

dans

  1. in (inside)
    • 1837 Louis Viardot, L’Ingénieux Hidalgo Don Quichotte de la Manchefr.Wikisource, translation of El ingenioso hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Chapter I:
      Dans une bourgade de la Manche, dont je ne veux pas me rappeler le nom, vivait, il n’y a pas longtemps, un hidalgo ....
      In a village of La Mancha, whose name I do not want to remember, lived, not long ago, an hidalgo ....
    Il habite dans le quartier le plus riche de Paris.
    He lives in the richest district of Paris.
  2. in, into (from outside, to inside)
    Mettre l'argent dans la poche.
    Put money into one's pocket.
  3. in (within a period of time)
    Je serai prêt dans une heure.
    I'll be ready in one hour.
  4. out of, from
    Il prend le beurre dans le réfrigérateur.
    He takes the butter out of the fridge.

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

see dan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dans m

  1. plural of dan

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dans m ‎(genitive singular dans, nominative plural dansar)

  1. dance

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of .

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

dāns m, f, n ‎(genitive dantis); third declension

  1. giving
  2. offering, rendering
  3. yielding, conceding

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative dāns dantēs dantia
genitive dantis dantium
dative dantī dantibus
accusative dantem dāns dantēs dantia
ablative dante, dantī1 dantibus
vocative dāns dantēs dantia

1When used purely as an adjective.


Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

from Vulgar Latin de intus, deintus ‎(from inside, from within).

Preposition[edit]

dans

  1. (Guernsey) in

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French dance; and Old Norse dans

Noun[edit]

dans m ‎(definite singular dansen, indefinite plural danser, definite plural dansene)

  1. a dance
  2. dancing
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

dans

  1. imperative of danse

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Noun[edit]

dans m ‎(definite singular dansen, indefinite plural dansar, definite plural dansane)

  1. a dance

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French danse, Italian danza, German Tanz

Noun[edit]

dans n ‎(plural dansuri)

  1. dance

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dans c

  1. dance

Declension[edit]

Inflection of dans 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative dans dansen danser danserna
Genitive dans dansens dansers dansernas

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French danse.

Noun[edit]

dans ‎(definite accusative dansı, plural danslar)

  1. dance (movements to music)


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