lat

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latvian lats

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lat ‎(plural lats or lati)

  1. A Latvian coin and national monetary unit
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  • Webster's Seventh New Collegiate Dictionary, Springfield, Massachusetts, G.&C. Merriam Co., 1967

Etymology 2[edit]

Shortening of latitude

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Noun[edit]

lat ‎(plural lats)

  1. latitude
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Aromanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin lātus; cf. Romanian lat.

Adjective[edit]

lat

  1. wide

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Dutch[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lat f ‎(plural latten, diminutive latje n)

  1. A slate, lath
  2. A specifically, the common shortening of meetlat: flat ruler, yardstick, notably used as spanking implement

References[edit]

  • M. J. Koenen & J. Endepols, Verklarend Handwoordenboek der Nederlandse Taal (tevens Vreemde-woordentolk), Groningen, Wolters-Noordhoff, 1969 (26th edition) [Dutch dictionary in Dutch]

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lactem.

Noun[edit]

lat m ‎(plural lats)

  1. milk

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Hungarian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lat ‎(plural latok)

  1. (archaic, unit of measure) half an ounce

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

lat

  1. rafsi of mlatu.

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse latr.

Adjective[edit]

lat

  1. lazy

Polish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lat

  1. genitive of lata (years)
    Ile masz lat?
    How old are you?
  2. Genitive plural of lato

Romanian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin lātus ‎(wide).

Adjective[edit]

lat 4 nom/acc forms

  1. wide, broad
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin latus ‎(side).

Noun[edit]

lat n ‎(plural laturi)

  1. the wide part of an object
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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse latr, from Proto-Germanic *lataz, from Proto-Indo-European *lē(y)d-.

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Adjective[edit]

lat

  1. lazy

Declension[edit]

Inflection of lat
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular lat latare latast
Neuter singular latt latare latast
Plural lata latare latast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 late latare lataste
All lata latare lataste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

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Noun[edit]

lat c

  1. (rare) A habit, custom

Declension[edit]

Inflection of lat
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative lat laten later laterna
Genitive lats latens laters laternas

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