ledan

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See also: lê dan

Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *llɨdan, from Proto-Celtic *ɸlitanos.

Adjective[edit]

ledan

  1. broad

Cornish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *llɨdan, from Proto-Celtic *ɸlitanos.

Adjective[edit]

ledan

  1. broad

Antonyms[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ledan

  1. accusative singular of leda

Mauritian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French dent

Noun[edit]

ledan

  1. tooth

References[edit]

  • Baker, Philip & Hookoomsing, Vinesh Y. 1987. Dictionnaire de créole mauricien. Morisyen – English – Français

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ledьnъ. Cognate with Russian ледный (lednyj), Czech lední, Polish lodny.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lêdan/
  • Hyphenation: led‧an

Adjective[edit]

lȅdan (definite lȅdnī, comparative ledniji, Cyrillic spelling ле̏дан)

  1. (relational) ice; icy, glacial
  2. frozen (of water)
  3. cold, frigid, chilled
  4. (figuratively) coldhearted, unfeeling
  5. (figuratively) (of fear, doubt, or surprise) immobilizing

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Historically, lȅdan primarily meant “of or relating to ice”, while lȅden primarily meant “made of ice”, but each was often used for the other; today, lȅden is by far the more common of the two for either meaning.

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Pero Budmani, editor (1898-1903), “ledan”, in Rječnik hrvatskoga ili srpskoga jezika (in Serbo-Croatian), volume 5, Zagreb: JAZU, page 949

Seychellois Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French dent

Noun[edit]

ledan

  1. tooth

References[edit]

  • Danielle D’Offay et Guy Lionnet, Diksyonner Kreol - Franse / Dictionnaire Créole Seychellois - Français

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ledan

  1. definite singular of leda

Anagrams[edit]