student

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English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English student, studient, from Old French estudiant, estudiente, from Latin studēns, present participle of studeō (dedicate oneself to, study). Equivalent to study +‎ -ent.

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student (plural students)

  1. A person who studies or learns about a particular subject.
    Synonyms: candlewaster, scholar, devotee, disciple
    She is a student of human interactions.
    He is a student of life.
    • c. 1601–1602, William Shakespeare, “Twelfe Night, or VVhat You VVill”, in Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies [] (First Folio), London: [] Isaac Iaggard, and Ed[ward] Blount, published 1623, OCLC 606515358, [Act IV, scene ii], page 271, column 1:
      I am not tall enough to become the function well, nor leane enough to bee thought a good Studient : but to be ſaid an honeſt man and a good houſkeeper goes as fairely, as to ſay, a carefull man, & a great ſcholler. The Competitors enter.
    • 1966, E. Yale Dawson, Seashore Plants of Southern Califonria, third printing edition, Berkley: University of California Press, published 1975, →ISBN, LCCN 66-19103, page 6:
      The student of marine life in Southern California should become aware that [] a great many changes have taken place during the past century that have modified the characters of the plant and animal communities of the seashore.
  2. A person who is formally enrolled at a school, a college or university, or another educational institution.
    The students were out raising funds for rag week.
    • a. 1774, Oliver Goldsmith, “Essay XII”, in The Miscellaneous Works of Dr. Goldsmith, volume III, Edinburgh: Geo. Mudie, published 1792, page 71:
      In general, alſo, it may be obſerved, that a greater degree of gentility is affixed to the character of a ſtudent in England than elſewhere ; by which means our clergy have an opportunity of ſeeing better company while young, and of ſooner wearing off thoſe prejudices which they are apt to imbibe even in the beſt regulated univerſities, and which may be juſtly termed the vulgar errors of the wiſe.
    • 1868, Charles Haight Farnham, quoting Francis Parkman, Autobiography, quoted in “Spiritual Growth”, in A Life of Francis Parkman, Toronto: George N. Morang and Company, published 1900, page 321:
      In behalf of manhood and common sense, he would protest against such a conclusion ; and if any pale student, glued to his desk here, seek an apology for a way of life whose natural fruit is that pallid and emasculate scholarship of which New England has had too many examples, it will be far better that this sketch had not been written.
    1. (in particular) A person who is enrolled at a college or university (as contrasted with a pupil or schoolchild attending a primary or secondary school).

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch student.

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student (plural studente)

  1. student

Czech[edit]

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student m anim (feminine studentka)

  1. student (academic, at university)
    Synonym: študák

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

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin studēns, a present participle of studēre (to favour, study). Compare also student, Student.

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student c (singular definite studenten, plural indefinite studenter)

  1. a person who has graduated from gymnasium
  2. student (at a university)
    Synonym: studerende

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Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin studēns, present participle of studēre (to study).

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student m (plural studenten, diminutive studentje n, feminine studente)

  1. (Belgium, Suriname) A student at an institute for secondary or tertiary education.
  2. (Netherlands) A student at an institute for academic tertiary education.

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  • Papiamentu: student (dated)

Latin[edit]

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student

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of studeō

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin studēns, present participle of studeō.

Noun[edit]

student m (feminine equivalent studentka)

  1. student (person who studies an academic subject; person enrolled at a university)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Student, from Latin studēns.

Noun[edit]

student m (definite singular studenten, indefinite plural studenter, definite plural studentene)

  1. a student (at university or college)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Student, from Latin studēns.

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student m (definite singular studenten, indefinite plural studentar, definite plural studentane)

  1. a student (person enrolled at a university)

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Piedmontese[edit]

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student m

  1. student

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An internationalism from English student, German Student or Russian студе́нт (studént), ultimately from Latin studēns.

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student m pers (feminine studentka)

  1. student (academic, at university)
    Hypernyms: uczeń, uczennica

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Further reading[edit]

  • student in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • student in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

student m (plural studenți, feminine equivalent studentă)

  1. college student

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /stǔdent/
  • Hyphenation: stu‧dent

Noun[edit]

stùdent m (Cyrillic spelling сту̀дент)

  1. student (usually at a college or university)

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Swedish[edit]

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student c

  1. a student; someone who studies an academic subject
  2. a person enrolled at a university
  3. (before 1968) person with a diploma from a gymnasium (upper secondary school)
  4. (colloquial) person who has finished studies at a gymnasium

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Declension of student 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative student studenten studenter studenterna
Genitive students studentens studenters studenternas

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student

  1. student

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