princ

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Prinz, from French prince, from Latin princeps (first head), from primus (first) + ceps (head), related to capitus (head).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈprɪnt͡s]
  • Hyphenation: princ

Noun[edit]

princ m anim

  1. prince (male descendant of a monarch)

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Further reading[edit]

  • princ in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • princ in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Prinz, from French prince, from Latin prī̆nceps.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈprint͡s]
  • Hyphenation: princ (one syllable)
  • Rhymes: -int͡s

Noun[edit]

princ (plural princek)

  1. (informal) prince
    Synonym: herceg
  2. (informal) pet, darling (a person especially cherished and indulged)
    Synonym: kedvenc

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative princ princek
accusative princet princeket
dative princnek princeknek
instrumental princcel princekkel
causal-final princért princekért
translative princcé princekké
terminative princig princekig
essive-formal princként princekként
essive-modal
inessive princben princekben
superessive princen princeken
adessive princnél princeknél
illative princbe princekbe
sublative princre princekre
allative princhez princekhez
elative princből princekből
delative princről princekről
ablative princtől princektől
non-attributive
possessive - singular
princé princeké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
princéi princekéi
Possessive forms of princ
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. princem princeim
2nd person sing. princed princeid
3rd person sing. prince princei
1st person plural princünk princeink
2nd person plural princetek princeitek
3rd person plural princük princeik

References[edit]

  1. ^ princ in Tótfalusi, István. Magyar etimológiai nagyszótár (’Hungarian Comprehensive Dictionary of Etymology’). Budapest: Arcanum Adatbázis, 2001; Arcanum DVD Könyvtár →ISBN

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of obscure origin, but probably related to the root of modern pry (to look, inquire closely). The word survived as Middle English prinken and modern English prink (sense 1) (to look).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

princ ?

  1. the twinkling of an eye, wink
    • On prince ēagesIn the twinkling of an eye
  2. a moment, instant

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Prinz, from French prince, from Latin princeps (first head), from primus (first) + ceps (head), related to capitus (head).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

prȉnc m (Cyrillic spelling при̏нц)

  1. prince

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • princ” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from German Prinz, from French prince, from Latin princeps (first head), from primus (first) + ceps (head), related to capitus (head).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

princ m anim (genitive singular princa, nominative plural princovia, genitive plural princov, declension pattern of chlap)

  1. prince (descendant of a monarch)
    Synonyms: kráľovič m, infant m, cárovič m

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See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • princ”, in Slovníkový portál Jazykovedného ústavu Ľ. Štúra SAV [Dictionary portal of the Ľ. Štúr Institute of Linguistics, Slovak Academy of Science] (in Slovak), https://slovnik.juls.savba.sk, 2024

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Prinz, from French prince, from Latin prīnceps.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

prȋnc m anim (female equivalent princẹ̑sa)

  1. prince (son or male-line grandson of a reigning monarch)

Inflection[edit]

The diacritics used in this section of the entry are non-tonal. If you are a native tonal speaker, please help by adding the tonal marks.
Masculine anim., soft o-stem
nom. sing. prínc
gen. sing. prínca
singular dual plural
nominative
(imenovȃlnik)
prínc prínca prínci
genitive
(rodȋlnik)
prínca príncev príncev
dative
(dajȃlnik)
príncu príncema príncem
accusative
(tožȋlnik)
prínca prínca prínce
locative
(mẹ̑stnik)
príncu príncih príncih
instrumental
(orọ̑dnik)
príncem príncema prínci