dans

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See also: Dans, dåns, and dans'

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

dans

  1. plural of dan

Anagrams[edit]


Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch dans.

Noun[edit]

dans (plural danse)

  1. dance

Verb[edit]

dans (present dans, present participle dans, past participle gedans)

  1. to dance
    • 2016, “Sal Jy Met My Dans”, in Sal Jy Met My Dans?[1], South Africa, performed by Kurt Darren:
      Sal jy met my dans?
      Will you dance with me?

Cornish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Revived Middle Cornish) IPA(key): [dans]
  • (Revived Late Cornish) IPA(key): [dænz]

Noun[edit]

dans m (plural dens)

  1. tooth

References[edit]

  • Cornish-English Dictionary from Maga's Online Dictionary
  • 2018, Akademi Kernewek Gerlyver Kernewek (FSS) Cornish Dictionary (SWF) (2018 edition, p.31)

Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French danse.

Noun[edit]

dans c (singular definite dansen, plural indefinite danse)

  1. a dance

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dɑns/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: dans
  • Rhymes: -ɑns

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch dans, from Old French danse or a deverbal from dansen.

Noun[edit]

dans m (plural dansen, diminutive dansje n)

  1. dance
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: dansi
  • Negerhollands: dans

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

dans

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

Faroese[edit]

Noun[edit]

dans m

  1. accusative/genitive singular of dansur

French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

dans

  1. (literally, figuratively) in, inside (enclosed in a physical space, a group, a state)
    vieillir dans la misèreto grow old in poverty
    être dans l'infanterieto be in the infantry
    avoir quelque chose dans la boucheto have something in the mouth
    dans les circonstances d'une pandémieunder the circumstances of a pandemic
    Il habite dans le quartier le plus riche de Paris.He lives in the richest district of Paris.
    Il nage comme un poisson dans l'eau.He swims like a fish in the water.
    • 1837, Viardot, Louis, chapter 1, in L'Ingénieux Hidalgo Don Quichotte de la Manche, translation of El ingenioso hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra:
      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 []
  2. (Should we delete(+) this sense?) in, into (from outside, to inside)
    mettre l'argent dans la pocheto put money into one's pocket
  3. in, within (a longer period of time)
    Je serai prêt dans une heure.I'll be ready in one hour.
    Il arrivera dans trois jours.He will arrive in three days.
  4. (with respect to time) during
    dans un temps donnéduring a given time
    dans ma jeunessein my youth
  5. out of, from
    boire dans une tasseto drink from a cup
    Il prend le beurre dans le réfrigérateur.He takes the butter out of the fridge.
  6. (metonymically) in; in the works of
    le marxisme dans SartreMarxism in the works of Sartre
  7. (colloquial) Used in dans les (about, around).
    dans les trentes kilosabout thirty kilos
    dans les dix eurosabout ten euros

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See dan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dans m

  1. plural of dan

Further reading[edit]


Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French danse (dance).

Noun[edit]

dans

  1. dance

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dans m (genitive singular dans, nominative plural dansar)

  1. dance

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of .

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

dāns (genitive dantis); third-declension one-termination participle

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

Declension[edit]

Third-declension participle.

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
dantīs
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). Cognate with French dans.

Preposition[edit]

dans

  1. (Guernsey, Jersey) in
    • 2013 March 1, Geraint Jennings, “Mar martello”, in The Town Crier[2], page 20:
      Dans les clios étout nou vait des tracteurs et des machinnes tandi qu'lé travas du fèrmyi r'prend san rhythme coumme tréjous.
      In the fields tractors and machines can be seen too as farm work picks up again as always.

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
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

dans

  1. imperative of danse

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old French dance; and Old Norse dans

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

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

  1. a dance

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

dans

  1. imperative of dansa

Further reading[edit]


Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French danse, Italian danza, German Tanz.

Noun[edit]

dans n (plural dansuri)

  1. dance

Declension[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dans c

  1. dance

Declension[edit]

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

Related terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French danse.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dans (definite accusative dansı, plural danslar)

  1. dance (movements to music)

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative dans
Definite accusative dansı
Singular Plural
Nominative dans danslar
Definite accusative dansı dansları
Dative dansa danslara
Locative dansta danslarda
Ablative danstan danslardan
Genitive dansın dansların
Possessive forms
Nominative
Singular Plural
1st singular dansım danslarım
2nd singular dansın dansların
3rd singular dansı dansları
1st plural dansımız danslarımız
2nd plural dansınız danslarınız
3rd plural dansları dansları
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular dansımı danslarımı
2nd singular dansını danslarını
3rd singular dansını danslarını
1st plural dansımızı danslarımızı
2nd plural dansınızı danslarınızı
3rd plural danslarını danslarını
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular dansıma danslarıma
2nd singular dansına danslarına
3rd singular dansına danslarına
1st plural dansımıza danslarımıza
2nd plural dansınıza danslarınıza
3rd plural danslarına danslarına
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular dansımda danslarımda
2nd singular dansında danslarında
3rd singular dansında danslarında
1st plural dansımızda danslarımızda
2nd plural dansınızda danslarınızda
3rd plural danslarında danslarında
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular dansımdan danslarımdan
2nd singular dansından danslarından
3rd singular dansından danslarından
1st plural dansımızdan danslarımızdan
2nd plural dansınızdan danslarınızdan
3rd plural danslarından danslarından
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular dansımın danslarımın
2nd singular dansının danslarının
3rd singular dansının danslarının
1st plural dansımızın danslarımızın
2nd plural dansınızın danslarınızın
3rd plural danslarının danslarının