epicentrum

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

epicentrum n

  1. epicenter (US), epicentre (UK) (the point on the land or water surface directly above the focus of an earthquake)

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: epi‧cen‧trum

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from New Latin epicentrum.

Noun[edit]

epicentrum n (plural epicentrums or epicentra, diminutive epicentrumpje n)

  1. epicentre, point above an earthquake's centre

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • M. J. Koenen & J. Endepols, Verklarend Handwoordenboek der Nederlandse Taal (tevens Vreemde-woordentolk), Groningen, Wolters-Noordhoff, 1969 (26th edition) [Dutch dictionary in Dutch]

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɛpit͡sɛntrum]
  • Hyphenation: epi‧cent‧rum

Noun[edit]

epicentrum (plural epicentrumok)

  1. (seismology) epicentre (point directly above the focus of an earthquake)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative epicentrum epicentrumok
accusative epicentrumot epicentrumokat
dative epicentrumnak epicentrumoknak
instrumental epicentrummal epicentrumokkal
causal-final epicentrumért epicentrumokért
translative epicentrummá epicentrumokká
terminative epicentrumig epicentrumokig
essive-formal epicentrumként epicentrumokként
essive-modal
inessive epicentrumban epicentrumokban
superessive epicentrumon epicentrumokon
adessive epicentrumnál epicentrumoknál
illative epicentrumba epicentrumokba
sublative epicentrumra epicentrumokra
allative epicentrumhoz epicentrumokhoz
elative epicentrumból epicentrumokból
delative epicentrumról epicentrumokról
ablative epicentrumtól epicentrumoktól
Possessive forms of epicentrum
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. epicentrumom epicentrumaim
2nd person sing. epicentrumod epicentrumaid
3rd person sing. epicentruma epicentrumai
1st person plural epicentrumunk epicentrumaink
2nd person plural epicentrumotok epicentrumaitok
3rd person plural epicentrumuk epicentrumaik

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἐπί 'on' + Latin centrum (from Greek κέντρον) 'centre'

Noun[edit]

epicentrum n

  1. epicentre

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sv

Etymology[edit]

epi- +‎ centrum

Noun[edit]

epicentrum n

  1. an epicentre (point above earthquake)

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • For variant declensions, see centrum

References[edit]

  • epicentrum in SAOL (13th ed.) says "best. =", indicating the definite form singular is epicentrum, but gives no plural