elegante

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See also: élégante and êlégante

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French élégante.

Noun[edit]

elegante (plural elegantes)

  1. (dated) A fashionable lady.

Danish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

elegante

  1. inflection of elegant:
    1. definite singular
    2. plural

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

elegante

  1. Inflected form of elegant

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

elegante

  1. inflection of elegant:
    1. strong/mixed nominative/accusative feminine singular
    2. strong nominative/accusative plural
    3. weak nominative all-gender singular
    4. weak accusative feminine/neuter singular

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ēlegantem.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /e.leˈɡan.te/
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  • Rhymes: -ante
  • Hyphenation: e‧le‧gàn‧te

Adjective[edit]

elegante (plural eleganti, superlative elegantissimo)

  1. elegant, dressed up

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Adjective[edit]

elegante

  1. definite singular of elegant
  2. plural of elegant

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Adjective[edit]

elegante

  1. definite singular of elegant
  2. plural of elegant

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin ēlegantem.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Adjective[edit]

elegante m or f (plural elegantes, comparable, comparative mais elegante, superlative o mais elegante or elegantíssimo)

  1. elegant

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ēlegantem. Cognate with English elegant.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /eleˈɡante/ [e.leˈɣ̞ãn̪.t̪e]
  • Rhymes: -ante
  • Syllabification: e‧le‧gan‧te

Adjective[edit]

elegante (plural elegantes)

  1. elegant, graceful
  2. stylish, fancy, chic, smart, classy, high-toned, sleek, posh, fine, fashionable, dashing, snazzy, dressy, nifty, swank, swanky, ritzy
    Synonym: ostentoso

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish elegante.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: e‧le‧gan‧te
  • IPA(key): /ʔeleˈɡante/, [ʔɛ.lɛˈɣan.tɛ]

Adjective[edit]

elegante

  1. elegant
    Synonyms: makisig, magara

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