grad

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See also: grád, gråd, grąd, Grad, and град

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

grad (plural grads)

  1. Abbreviation of graduate.
  2. Abbreviation of graduation.
  3. (geometry, trigonometry) Abbreviation of gradian.

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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

grad (plural grads)

  1. Alternative letter-case form of Grad

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Alemannic German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German gerade, gerat, from Old High German rado (fast, adverb), from rad (fast, adjective), from Proto-Germanic *hradaz (quick, hasty). Cognate with German gerade.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

grad

  1. now, at the moment
    • 1978, Rolf Lyssy & Christa Maerker, Die Schweizermacher, (transcript):
      Mir si grad am Esse, aber Si gönd gern mitesse, wen Si wend.
      We're eating at the moment, but you can gladly join us for dinner if you like.
  2. exactly

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grad c (singular definite graden, plural indefinite grader)

  1. degree
    i allerhøjeste grad
    to the very highest degree
    til en sådan grad, at
    to such a degree that
  2. degree (180th of pi)
    Drej 90 grader i positiv omløbsretning (mod uret).
    Turn 90 degrees in the positive direction of circumambulation (counterclockwise).
  3. (mostly in compounds) academic degree
    Hun tog en grad i ægyptologi.
    She got a degree in egyptology.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of gerade.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

grad

  1. (colloquial) Alternative form of gerade

Further reading[edit]

  • grad in Duden online

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch graad, from Middle Dutch graet, from Latin gradus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɡrat]
  • Hyphenation: grad

Noun[edit]

grad

  1. grade, degree, level
    Synonym: derajat
  2. dignity, prestige
    Synonym: martabat

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Adverb[edit]

grad

  1. just, just now
    Mäi Brudder ass grad heemkomm
    My brother has just come home

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gradus

Noun[edit]

grad m (definite singular graden, indefinite plural grader, definite plural gradene)

  1. degree (general)
  2. an academic degree
  3. degree (of angle)
  4. degree (of latitude or longitude)
  5. degree (of temperature)
  6. rank (e.g. military)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Latin gradus

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grad m (definite singular graden, indefinite plural gradar, definite plural gradane)
grad f (definite singular grada, indefinite plural grader, definite plural gradene)

  1. a degree (general)
  2. an academic degree
  3. degree (of angle)
  4. degree (of latitude or longitude)
  5. degree (of temperature)
  6. rank (e.g. military)

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gradus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grad m

  1. grade, step, order, degree, rank

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • grad in Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl
grad

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gradъ, from Proto-Indo-European *greh₃d-.

Noun[edit]

grad m inan

  1. hail
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

grad m inan

  1. (geometry, trigonometry) gradian
Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • grad in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • grad in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French grade, ultimately from Latin gradus.

Noun[edit]

grad n (plural grade)

  1. degree (unit of measurement for temperature)

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Adjective[edit]

grad

  1. sudden, immediate, instant
  2. quick, rapid, swift, alert, agile

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gȏrdъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grȃd m (Cyrillic spelling гра̑д)

  1. city, town
  2. fortress, castle
  3. (usually after the proposition u) downtown, city centre
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gradъ, from Proto-Indo-European *greh₃d-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grȁd m (Cyrillic spelling гра̏д)

  1. hail
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Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowed from Latin gradus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grȃd m (Cyrillic spelling гра̑д)

  1. (mathematics) gradian
  2. degree (measuring unit in various systems; the more usual and general term is stȅpēn or stȗpanj)
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Slavomolisano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Serbo-Croatian grad.

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Noun[edit]

grad m

  1. village

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References[edit]

  • Walter Breu and Giovanni Piccoli (2000), Dizionario croato molisano di Acquaviva Collecroce: Dizionario plurilingue della lingua slava della minoranza di provenienza dalmata di Acquaviva Collecroce in Provincia di Campobasso (Parte grammaticale).
  • Breu, W., Mader Skender, M. B. & Piccoli, G. 2013. Oral texts in Molise Slavic (Italy): Acquaviva Collecroce. In Adamou, E., Breu, W., Drettas, G. & Scholze, L. (eds.). 2013. EuroSlav2010: Elektronische Datenbank bedrohter slavischer Varietäten in nichtslavophonen Ländern Europas – Base de données électronique de variétés slaves menacées dans des pays européens non slavophones. Konstanz: Universität / Paris: Lacito (Internet Publication).

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gȏrdъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grȃd m inan

  1. castle
  2. (archaic) city

Inflection[edit]

Masculine inan., hard o-stem, mobile accent, plural in -ôv-
nom. sing. grád
gen. sing. gradú
singular dual plural
nominative grád gradôva gradôvi
accusative grád gradôva gradôve
genitive gradú gradôv gradôv
dative grádu gradôvoma gradôvom
locative grádu gradôvih gradôvih
instrumental grádom gradôvoma gradôvi
Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nom. sing. grád
gen. sing. gráda
singular dual plural
nominative grád gráda grádi
accusative grád gráda gráde
genitive gráda grádov grádov
dative grádu grádoma grádom
locative grádu grádih grádih
instrumental grádom grádoma grádi

Further reading[edit]

  • grad”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grad c

  1. a degree (on a thermometer or other scale)
  2. a degree (from a university), a title
  3. a rank

Declension[edit]

Declension of grad 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative grad graden grader graderna
Genitive grads gradens graders gradernas

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