gram

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See also: Gram, gram., and -gram

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From French gramme, from Ancient Greek γραμμάριον (grammárion, weight of two obols), from γραμμή (grammḗ, line).

Noun[edit]

gram (plural grams)

  1. A unit of mass equal to one-thousandth of a kilogram. Symbol: g
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Portuguese grão. From Latin grānum.[1]

Noun[edit]

gram (uncountable)

  1. A group of leguminous plants that are grown for their seeds. pulses.
  2. (uncountable) The seeds of these plants.

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Etymology 3[edit]

Diminutive of grandmother

Noun[edit]

gram (plural grams)

  1. grandmother

Etymology 4[edit]

Old English, akin to grim.

Adjective[edit]

gram (comparative more gram, superlative most gram)

  1. (obsolete) angry
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Havelok, the Dane to this entry?)

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  1. ^ Chambers Twentieth Century Dictionary. 1976. pp. 566

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

gram m

  1. gram (unit)

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse gramr, cognates with the Icelandic gramur (resentful, irritated).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡram/, [ɡ̊ʁɑmˀ]

Adjective[edit]

gram (neuter gramt, definite and plural gramme)

  1. irate
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek γραμμά (grammá).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡram/, [ɡ̊ʁɑmˀ]

Noun[edit]

gram n (singular definite grammet, plural indefinite gram)

  1. gram (unit of mass)
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Dutch[edit]

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gram n (plural grammen, diminutive grammetje n)

  1. gram (unit of mass)
  2. (rare) wrath, revenge.

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *gramaz.

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gram

  1. angry, hostile

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Polish[edit]

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gram m

  1. gram (unit of mass)

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Verb[edit]

gram

  1. first-person singular present indicative of grać

Romanian[edit]

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gram n

  1. gram (unit of mass)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gramma.

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grȁm m (Cyrillic spelling гра̏м)

  1. gram (unit)

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Swedish[edit]

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gram n

  1. gram (unit of mass)

Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

gram

  1. gram (unit of mass)

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