klant

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Dutch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch calant (person, friend), from Old Northern French calant (compare regular Old French chalant), from Old French chaloir (to heat, to care about), from Latin calēre (to be hot).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /klɑnt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: klant
  • Rhymes: -ɑnt

Noun[edit]

klant m (plural klanten, diminutive klantje n, feminine klante)

  1. client, customer

Usage notes[edit]

The difference between Dutch klant and cliënt is that the former buys goods and the latter pays for services.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: klant
  • West Frisian: klant

Anagrams[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

klant c

  1. clumsy person, klutz

Declension[edit]

Declension of klant 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative klant klanten klantar klantarna
Genitive klants klantens klantars klantarnas