kanten

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Japanese 寒天 (kanten)

Noun[edit]

kanten (uncountable)

  1. agar

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kanten c

  1. singular definite of kant

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

possibly of Celtic origin

Noun[edit]

kanten

  1. Plural form of kant

Adjective[edit]

kanten (not comparable)

  1. made -, consisting of lace
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of kanten
uninflected kanten
inflected kanten
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial
indefinite m./f. sing. kanten
n. sing. kanten
plural kanten
definite kanten
partitive

Verb[edit]

kanten

  1. (transitive) To make/ give (a) side(s), edge etc.
  2. (transitive) To (give a) shape
  3. (transitive) To let graze along the side of a pasture
  4. (transitive) To tilt, notably on a side
  5. (intransitive) To (be) tilt(ed)
  6. (transitive) To touch at a side; to oppose in contact
  7. (transitive) To put aside, save (up)
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of kanten (weak)
infinitive kanten
past singular kantte
past participle gekant
infinitive kanten
gerund kanten n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular kant kantte
2nd person sing. (jij) kant kantte
2nd person sing. (u) kant kantte
2nd person sing. (gij) kant kantte
3rd person singular kant kantte
plural kanten kantten
subjunctive sing.1 kante kantte
subjunctive plur.1 kanten kantten
imperative sing. kant
imperative plur.1 kant
participles kantend gekant
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Origin unclear, presumably some sense(s) of kant.

Verb[edit]

kanten

  1. (intransitive) To (put up a) fight, pose opposition
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of kanten (weak)
infinitive kanten
past singular kantte
past participle gekant
infinitive kanten
gerund kanten n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular kant kantte
2nd person sing. (jij) kant kantte
2nd person sing. (u) kant kantte
2nd person sing. (gij) kant kantte
3rd person singular kant kantte
plural kanten kantten
subjunctive sing.1 kante kantte
subjunctive plur.1 kanten kantten
imperative sing. kant
imperative plur.1 kant
participles kantend gekant
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

kanten

  1. Rōmaji transcription of かんてん

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

kanten m

  1. definite singular of kant

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

kanten m

  1. definite singular of kant

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kanten

  1. definite singular of kant