diftong

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Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

diftong (plural diftonge)

  1. (phonology) diphthong
    Synonym: tweeklank

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek δίφθογγος (díphthongos, two sounds).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

diftong m (plural diftongs)

  1. diphthong

Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek δίφθογγος (díphthongos, two sounds).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /diftɔnɡ/, [d̥ifˈtˢʌŋ]

Noun[edit]

diftong c (singular definite diftongen, plural indefinite diftonger)

  1. diphthong

Inflection[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle French diphtongue, from Latin diphthongus, from Ancient Greek δίφθογγος (díphthongos).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɪf.tɔŋ/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: dif‧tong

Noun[edit]

diftong m (plural diftongen, diminutive diftongetje n)

  1. (phonology) diphthong (a complex vowel sound)
    Synonym: tweeklank

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: diftong

See also[edit]

Indonesian[edit]

Indonesian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia id

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch diftong, from Middle French diphtongue, from Latin diphthongus, from Ancient Greek δίφθογγος (díphthongos).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈdɪftɔŋ]
  • Hyphenation: dif‧tong

Noun[edit]

diftong

  1. (phonetics) diphthong

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek δίφθογγος (díphthongos, two sounds).

Noun[edit]

diftong m (definite singular diftongen, indefinite plural diftonger, definite plural diftongene)

  1. (phonetics) a diphthong

References[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek δίφθογγος (díphthongos, two sounds).

Noun[edit]

diftong m (definite singular diftongen, indefinite plural diftongar, definite plural diftongane)

  1. (phonetics) a diphthong

References[edit]

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French diphtongue, from Latin diphthongus.

Noun[edit]

diftong m (plural diftongi)

  1. diphthong

Declension[edit]

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

dìftong m (Cyrillic spelling дѝфтонг)

  1. diphthong

Declension[edit]

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek δίφθογγος (díphthongos, two sounds).

Noun[edit]

diftong c

  1. diphthong

Declension[edit]

Declension of diftong 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative diftong diftongen diftonger diftongerna
Genitive diftongs diftongens diftongers diftongernas

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French diphtongue.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

diftong (definite accusative diftongu, plural diftonglar)

  1. diphthong

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative diftong
Definite accusative diftongu
Singular Plural
Nominative diftong diftonglar
Definite accusative diftongu diftongları
Dative diftonga diftonglara
Locative diftongda diftonglarda
Ablative diftongdan diftonglardan
Genitive diftongun diftongların

Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

diftong

  1. diphthong

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of diftong (inflection type 6/kuva)
nominative sing. diftong
genitive sing. diftongan
partitive sing. diftongad
partitive plur. diftongid
singular plural
nominative diftong diftongad
accusative diftongan diftongad
genitive diftongan diftongiden
partitive diftongad diftongid
essive-instructive diftongan diftongin
translative diftongaks diftongikš
inessive diftongas diftongiš
elative diftongaspäi diftongišpäi
illative diftongaha diftongihe
adessive diftongal diftongil
ablative diftongalpäi diftongilpäi
allative diftongale diftongile
abessive diftongata diftongita
comitative diftonganke diftongidenke
prolative diftongadme diftongidme
approximative I diftonganno diftongidenno
approximative II diftongannoks diftongidennoks
egressive diftongannopäi diftongidennopäi
terminative I diftongahasai diftongihesai
terminative II diftongalesai diftongilesai
terminative III diftongassai
additive I diftongahapäi diftongihepäi
additive II diftongalepäi diftongilepäi

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “дифтонг”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika