immigrant

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin immigrans, present active participle of immigrāre (to migrate into), from in- (into) +‎ migrāre (to migrate).

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Noun[edit]

immigrant (plural immigrants)

  1. A non-native person who comes to a country from another country to permanently settle there.
    • 1964, Kennedy, John F., A Nation of Immigrants[1], Revised and Enlarged edition, Harper & Row, LCCN 64-7830, OCLC 899031989, page 2:
      What Alexis de Tocqueville saw in America was a society of immigrants, each of whom had begun life anew, on an equal footing. This was the secret of America: a nation of people with the fresh memory of old traditions who dared to explore new frontiers, people eager to build lives for themselves in a spacious society that did not restrict their freedom of choice and action.
    • 2019 July 15, Greg Afinogenov, “The Jewish Case for Open Borders”, in Jewish Currents[2], number Summer 2019:
      [Stephen] Miller’s uncle, a neuroscientist, has been welcomed onto the public stage for his denunciations of his nephew’s immigration policies, which the elder Miller has characterized as hypocritical: the Millers’ not-so-distant Jewish ancestors were, of course, immigrants themselves.
  2. A plant or animal that establishes itself in an area where it previously did not exist.

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Adjective[edit]

immigrant (not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to immigrants or the act of immigrating.

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Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

immigrant m (plural immigrants)

  1. immigrant

Adjective[edit]

immigrant (masculine and feminine plural immigrants)

  1. immigrant

Verb[edit]

immigrant

  1. present participle of immigrar

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

immigrant c (singular definite immigranten, plural indefinite immigranter)

  1. immigrant
    Synonym: indvandrer

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From immigreren +‎ -ant

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: im‧migrant

Noun[edit]

immigrant m (plural immigranten, diminutive immigrantje n, feminine immigrante)

  1. immigrant

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French[edit]

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Participle[edit]

immigrant

  1. present participle of immigrer

Noun[edit]

immigrant m (plural immigrants)

  1. immigrant

Adjective[edit]

immigrant (feminine immigrante, masculine plural immigrants, feminine plural immigrantes)

  1. (relational) immigrant

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

immigrant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of immigrō

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin immigrans

Noun[edit]

immigrant m (definite singular immigranten, indefinite plural immigranter, definite plural immigrantene)

  1. an immigrant

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin immigrans

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immigrant m (definite singular immigranten, indefinite plural immigrantar, definite plural immigrantane)

  1. an immigrant

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

immigrant c

  1. an immigrant

Declension[edit]

Declension of immigrant 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative immigrant immigranten immigranter immigranterna
Genitive immigrants immigrantens immigranters immigranternas

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