halant

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Hindi हलन्त (halant).

Noun[edit]

halant (plural halants)

  1. A diacritic used in most writing systems of the Indian subcontinent to signify the lack of an inherent vowel.
    a Devanagari example: (ka) + = क् (k)
  2. A sign which serves the same purpose in any writing system.

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

halant

  1. present participle of halar

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

halant

  1. present participle of haler

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

hālant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of hālō

Norman[edit]

Verb[edit]

halant

  1. present participle of haler

Noun[edit]

halant m (plural halants)

  1. (Jersey) current (of tide)

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