lanterne

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See also: lanterné and lantèrne

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French lanterne

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lɑ̃.tɛʁn/
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Noun[edit]

lanterne f (plural lanternes)

  1. lantern
  2. street light

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Danish: lanterne
  • Dutch: lantaarn
  • Norwegian: lanterne
  • Romanian: lanternă
  • Swedish: lanterna

Verb[edit]

lanterne

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lanterner
  2. third-person singular present indicative of lanterner
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of lanterner
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of lanterner
  5. second-person singular imperative of lanterner

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

lanterne f

  1. plural of lanterna

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French lanterne, from Latin lanterna, from Ancient Greek λαμπτήρ (lamptḗr).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lanterne (plural lanternes)

  1. A lantern or lamp.
  2. (figuratively) An inspiration; guidance.
  3. (figuratively) An example.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek λαμπτήρ (lamptḗr, torch), via Latin lanterna and French lanterne

Noun[edit]

lanterne f or m (definite singular lanterna or lanternen, indefinite plural lanterner, definite plural lanternene)

  1. a lantern
  2. (nautical, aviation) a navigation light

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek λαμπτήρ (lamptḗr, torch), via Latin lanterna and French lanterne

Noun[edit]

lanterne f (definite singular lanterna, indefinite plural lanterner, definite plural lanternene)

  1. a lantern
  2. (nautical, aviation) a navigation light

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lanterna.

Noun[edit]

lanterne f (oblique plural lanternes, nominative singular lanterne, nominative plural lanternes)

  1. lantern (box containing fire to provide light)

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