palatal

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From palate +‎ -al.

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Adjective[edit]

palatal ‎(comparative more palatal, superlative most palatal)

  1. (anatomy) Pertaining to the palate.
  2. (dentistry, not comparable) Of an upper tooth, on the side facing the palate.
  3. (phonetics) Articulated at the hard palate.

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Noun[edit]

palatal ‎(plural palatals)

  1. (phonetics) A palatal consonant.

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Danish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

palatal

  1. (phonetics) palatal

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of palatal
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular palatal 2
Neuter singular palatalt 2
Plural palatale 2
Definite attributive1 palatale
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin palatum + -al.

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Adjective[edit]

palatal m ‎(feminine singular palatale, masculine plural palataux, feminine plural palatales)

  1. (anatomy, phonetics) palatal

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Palatum +‎ -al

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Adjective[edit]

palatal ‎(not comparable)

  1. palatal

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Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

palatal m, f ‎(plural palatais, comparable)

  1. (anatomy) palatal (pertaining to the palate)
  2. (phonetics) palatal (articulated at the hard palate)

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Noun[edit]

palatal f (plural palatais)

  1. (phonetics) palatal (consonant articulated at the hard palate)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /palǎtaːl/
  • Hyphenation: pa‧la‧tal

Noun[edit]

palàtāl m ‎(Cyrillic spelling пала̀та̄л)

  1. palatal

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