diente

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dentem, the accusative singular of dēns.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

diente m (plural dientes)

  1. tooth

German[edit]

Verb[edit]

diente

  1. inflection of dienen:
    1. first/third-person singular preterite
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive II

Leonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

diente m (plural dientes)

  1. tooth

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dentem, the singular accusative of dēns, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₃dénts, *h₃dónts.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdjente/, [ˈd̪jẽn̪.t̪e]
  • Hyphenation: dien‧te
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

diente m (plural dientes)

  1. tooth (anatomy)
  2. tooth, cog (sharp projection on the blade of a saw or similar implement)
  3. clove (of garlic)

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Verb[edit]

diente

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of dentar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of dentar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of dentar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of dentar.

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