fantom

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

fantom (not comparable)

  1. Archaic form of phantom.

Noun[edit]

fantom (plural fantoms)

  1. Archaic form of phantom.

Ladin[edit]

Noun[edit]

fantom

  1. ghost

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French fantosme, from Latin phantasma, from Ancient Greek φάντασμα (phántasma).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fanˈtɔːm/, /ˈfantɔm/, /ˈfantum/, /ˈfantəm/, /fanˈtɛːm/

Noun[edit]

fantom (plural fantoms)

  1. Something that is ephemeral or transient; worldly wealth (as opposed to spiritual gains).
  2. An experience or happening that is non-real or phantasmic; something which is misleading or a phantom.
  3. A lie or misconception; something which is untrue or divorced from reality.
  4. (rare) Deceitfulness or fraudulence; the practice or art of conniving to trick.
  5. (rare, medicine) A hallucination or state of deliriousness brought on by illness.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

fantom n (definite singular fantomet, indefinite plural fantom or fantomer, definite plural fantoma or fantomene)

  1. phantom

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

fantom n (definite singular fantomet, indefinite plural fantom, definite plural fantoma)

  1. a phantom

Romansch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Phantom.

Noun[edit]

fantom m (plural fantoms)

  1. phantom

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fǎntoːm/
  • Hyphenation: fan‧tom

Noun[edit]

fàntōm m (Cyrillic spelling фа̀нто̄м)

  1. phantom

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

fantom c

  1. phantom

Declension[edit]

Declension of fantom 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative fantom fantomen fantomer fantomerna
Genitive fantoms fantomens fantomers fantomernas