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]

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

dans m (plural dansen, diminutive dansje n)

  1. dance

Derived terms[edit]

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 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 longer 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.
  5. (with respect to time) during
    dans un temps donné
    during a given time

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]

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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]

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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]

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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]

Borrowed from French danse.

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
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