durant

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See also: durànt

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French durant, present participle of durer (to last).

Noun[edit]

durant

  1. Alternative form of durance
  2. (historical) A strong cloth in imitation of buff leather.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for durant in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin dūrante, present participle of dūrāre (to last), attested from the 14th century.[1]

Preposition[edit]

durant

  1. for, during (over a period of time)
    • 2020 March 5, “Recliclar té premi!”, in Time Out Barcelona[1], volume 587, page 15:
      Reciclant una ampolla de plàstic s'estalvia energia per mantenir una bombeta de 60W encesa durant una hora i mitja.
      Recycling a plastic bottle saves [enough] energy to keep a 60W lightbulb lit for an hour and a half.

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

durant

  1. present participle of durar

References[edit]

  1. ^ “durant” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.

Further reading[edit]


French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dy.ʁɑ̃/
  • (file)

Preposition[edit]

durant

  1. during, while
    Synonym: pendant

Postposition[edit]

durant

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
    des heures durantfor hours on end

Verb[edit]

durant

  1. present participle of durer

Further reading[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

dūrant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of dūrō

Occitan[edit]

Preposition[edit]

durant

  1. during
    Synonym: pendent

Verb[edit]

durant

  1. present participle of durar