tand

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See also: Tand and tänd

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch tand, from Middle Dutch tant, from Old Dutch *tand, from Proto-Germanic *tanþs, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃dónts.

Noun[edit]

tand (plural tande, diminutive tandjie)

  1. tooth

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Danish tan, from Old Norse tǫnn, from Proto-Germanic *tanþs, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃dónts.

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Noun[edit]

tand c (singular definite tanden, plural indefinite tænder)

  1. tooth
  2. prong

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch tant, from Old Dutch tant, from Proto-West Germanic *tanþ, from Proto-Germanic *tanþs, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃dónts.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tɑnt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: tand
  • Rhymes: -ɑnt

Noun[edit]

tand m (plural tanden, diminutive tandje n)

  1. natural tooth, more specifically incisor.
    Het gebit bestaat uit tanden, hoektanden en kiezen
    Dentition consists of incisors, canines and molars.
  2. artificial object of similar shape and/or purpose, as on a cartwheel

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Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: tand
  • Jersey Dutch: tānd
  • Negerhollands: taan, tan, tant, tand
    • Virgin Islands Creole: tan (dated)
  • Skepi Creole Dutch: tant
  • Saramaccan: tánda

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *tanþ

Noun[edit]

tand m

  1. tooth

Descendants[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish tan, from Old Norse tǫnn, from Proto-Germanic *tanþs, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃dónts.

Pronunciation[edit]

(file)

Noun[edit]

tand c

  1. a tooth; in a mouth or on a saw
  2. a tooth, a dent, a cog; on a gearwheel or cogwheel
  3. a tine, a prong (on a fork or comb or similar)

Declension[edit]

Declension of tand 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative tand tanden tänder tänderna
Genitive tands tandens tänders tändernas

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