granat

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See also: Granat, granát, and grånat

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after the pomegranate fruit. Derived from granar. Cf. granada and magrana. Compare also French French grenat.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

granat (feminine granada, masculine plural granats, feminine plural granades)

  1. garnet

Noun[edit]

granat m (plural granats)

  1. garnet (the gem and the color)

Verb[edit]

granat m (feminine granada, masculine plural granats, feminine plural granades)

  1. past participle of granar

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

granat c (singular definite granaten, plural indefinite granater)

  1. grenade
  2. garnet

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡra.nat/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

Ultimately derived from Latin granatum (pomegranate)

Noun[edit]

granat m inan

  1. pomegranate, fruit of tree of genus Punica
  2. navy blue
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Italian granata (grenade, pomegranate, maroon), from Latin granatus (having many seeds or grains)

Noun[edit]

granat m inan

  1. grenade (explosive device)
  2. (mineralogy) garnet
Declension[edit]

See above.

Further reading[edit]

  • granat in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

granat m (Cyrillic spelling гранат)

  1. pomegranate
  2. garnet

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The weapon and mineral are named after the fruit. Latin pomum granatum means an apple with many seeds, from Latin granum (seed). Spanish influence formed the French grenade, which became granat in German, Danish, and Swedish. Used in Swedish since 1578 (fruit, the compound granatäpple already in 1541), 1568 (mineral), 1623 (weapon).

Noun[edit]

granat c

  1. (archaic) a pomegranate (fruit)
  2. (archaic) a pomegranate (tree)
  3. (mineralogy) a garnet, a group of minerals with regular crystals
  4. grenade (weapon)

Declension[edit]

Declension of granat 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative granat granaten granater granaterna
Genitive granats granatens granaters granaternas

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