lant

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See also: LANT, lånt, and lanț

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Alteration of earlier land ‎(urine), from Middle English land ‎(urine), from Old English hland ‎(urine), from Proto-Germanic *hlandą ‎(urine), from Proto-Indo-European *klān- ‎(liquid, wet ground). Cognate with Icelandic hland ‎(urine), Norwegian land ‎(urine).

Noun[edit]

lant ‎(uncountable)

  1. Aged urine.

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Verb[edit]

lant ‎(third-person singular simple present lants, present participle lanting, simple past and past participle lanted)

  1. (transitive, obsolete) To flavor (ale) with aged urine.

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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

lant

  1. (Britain, dialect, Northern England) Obsolete form of lanterloo. (the card game)
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Halliwell to this entry?)

Etymology 3[edit]

Compare lance.

Noun[edit]

lant ‎(plural lants)

  1. Any of several species of slender marine fishes of the genus Ammedytes. The common European species (A. tobianus) and the American species (A. Americanus) live on sandy shores, buried in the sand, and are caught in large quantities for bait.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lant m ‎(plural lants)

  1. (zoology) zebu (Bos taurus indicus)

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Hungarian[edit]

Hungarian Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From a Germanic language, possibly via Austro-Bavarian. Attested around 1405. Compare Middle High German lute, Early New High German laut, German Laute, from Old French leüt, from Arabic اَلْعُود ‎(al-ʿūd, wood, lute) (literally, "the wood").[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈlɒnt]
  • Hyphenation: lant

Noun[edit]

lant ‎(plural lantok)

  1. (music) lute

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative lant lantok
accusative lantot lantokat
dative lantnak lantoknak
instrumental lanttal lantokkal
causal-final lantért lantokért
translative lanttá lantokká
terminative lantig lantokig
essive-formal lantként lantokként
essive-modal
inessive lantban lantokban
superessive lanton lantokon
adessive lantnál lantoknál
illative lantba lantokba
sublative lantra lantokra
allative lanthoz lantokhoz
elative lantból lantokból
delative lantról lantokról
ablative lanttól lantoktól
Possessive forms of lant
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. lantom lantjaim
2nd person sing. lantod lantjaid
3rd person sing. lantja lantjai
1st person plural lantunk lantjaink
2nd person plural lantotok lantjaitok
3rd person plural lantjuk lantjaik

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(Compound words):

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gábor Zaicz, Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete, Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, ISBN 963 7094 01 6

Middle High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German lant, from Proto-Germanic *landą.

Noun[edit]

lant n

  1. land
  2. country

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *landą, from Proto-Indo-European *lendʰ-. Compare Old Saxon land, Old Frisian land, lond, Old Dutch lant, Old English land, lond, Old Norse land, Gothic 𐌻𐌰𐌽𐌳 ‎(land).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lant n

  1. land
  2. country

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