telefon

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English telephone or French téléphone, ultimately from Ancient Greek τῆλε (têle, afar) + φωνή (phōnḗ, voice, sound).

Noun[edit]

telefon m (indefinite plural telefona, definite singular telefoni, definite plural telefonat)

  1. telephone

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Internationalism; from French téléphone, from Ancient Greek τῆλε (têle, afar) + φωνή (phōnḗ, voice, sound).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [teleˈfon]
  • Hyphenation: te‧le‧fon
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

telefon (definite accusative telefonu, plural telefonlar)

  1. telephone
    telefon nömrəsiphone number
    cib telefonumobile phone (literally, “pocket phone”)
    telefon vasitəsi ilə ödəməkto pay by phone
    telefon vasitəsi ilə əlaqə saxlamaqto contact by phone
    telefon yükləyicisiphone charger

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Chamorro[edit]

Noun[edit]

telefon

  1. telephone

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

telefon m inan

  1. phone, telephone
    po telefonu.on the phone / over the phone.
    mobilní telefon.cellphone.
    Můžu použít tvůj telefon?Can I use your phone?

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Further reading[edit]

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

Danish[edit]

telefon

Etymology[edit]

From tele- +‎ -fon.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /teləfoːn/, [tˢeləˈfoːˀn]

Noun[edit]

telefon c (singular definite telefonen, plural indefinite telefoner)

  1. telephone (an electronic device used for two-way talking with other people)
  2. phone number, telephone number (digits assigned to a telephone), abbreviated tlf.
  3. call, phone call, telephone call

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Estonian[edit]

telefon

Noun[edit]

telefon (genitive telefoni, partitive telefoni)

  1. telephone (an electronic device used for two-way talking with other people)

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French téléphone, from Ancient Greek τῆλε (têle, afar) + φωνή (phōnḗ, voice, sound).

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Noun[edit]

telefon f (genitive singular telefonar, plural telefonir)

  1. telephone

Declension[edit]

Declension of telefon
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative telefon telefonin telefonir telefonirnar
accusative telefon telefonina telefonir telefonirnar
dative telefon telefonini telefonum telefonunum
genitive telefonar telefonarinnar telefona telefonanna

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Telephon.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtɛlɛfon]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: te‧le‧fon
  • Rhymes: -on

Noun[edit]

telefon (plural telefonok)

  1. telephone
    Synonym: (dated, practically archaic) távbeszélő

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative telefon telefonok
accusative telefont telefonokat
dative telefonnak telefonoknak
instrumental telefonnal telefonokkal
causal-final telefonért telefonokért
translative telefonná telefonokká
terminative telefonig telefonokig
essive-formal telefonként telefonokként
essive-modal
inessive telefonban telefonokban
superessive telefonon telefonokon
adessive telefonnál telefonoknál
illative telefonba telefonokba
sublative telefonra telefonokra
allative telefonhoz telefonokhoz
elative telefonból telefonokból
delative telefonról telefonokról
ablative telefontól telefonoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
telefoné telefonoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
telefonéi telefonokéi
Possessive forms of telefon
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. telefonom telefonjaim
2nd person sing. telefonod telefonjaid
3rd person sing. telefonja telefonjai
1st person plural telefonunk telefonjaink
2nd person plural telefonotok telefonjaitok
3rd person plural telefonjuk telefonjaik

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Compound words

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tótfalusi, István. Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára (’A Storehouse of Foreign Words: an explanatory and etymological dictionary of foreign words’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2005. →ISBN

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Karelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Russian телефо́н (telefón).

Noun[edit]

telefon

  1. telephone

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English telephone.

Noun[edit]

telefon

  1. (Malaysia) telephone

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Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English telephone.

Noun[edit]

telefon

  1. telephone

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Noun[edit]

telefon m (definite singular telefonen, indefinite plural telefoner, definite plural telefonene)

  1. a telephone or phone

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Noun[edit]

telefon m (definite singular telefonen, indefinite plural telefonar, definite plural telefonane)

  1. a telephone or phone

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French téléphone.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

telefon m inan

  1. telephone
  2. telephone call
  3. telephone number
  4. mobile phone

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Further reading[edit]

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

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French téléphone, German Telephon.

Noun[edit]

telefon n (plural telefoane)

  1. telephone

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Romansch[edit]

Noun[edit]

telefon m (plural telefons)

  1. telephone

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

telèfōn m (Cyrillic spelling телѐфо̄н)

  1. telephone
  2. (colloquial) telephone number

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tele- +‎ -fon

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

telefon c

  1. telephone

Declension[edit]

Declension of telefon 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative telefon telefonen telefoner telefonerna
Genitive telefons telefonens telefoners telefonernas

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Ternate[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch telefoon

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

telefon

  1. telephone

References[edit]

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English telephone.

Noun[edit]

telefon

  1. telephone

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish تلفون(telefon), from French téléphone.

Noun[edit]

telefon (definite accusative telefonu, plural telefonlar)

  1. telephone

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative telefon
Definite accusative telefonu
Singular Plural
Nominative telefon telefonlar
Definite accusative telefonu telefonları
Dative telefona telefonlara
Locative telefonda telefonlarda
Ablative telefondan telefonlardan
Genitive telefonun telefonların
Possessive forms
Nominative
Singular Plural
1st singular telefonum telefonlarım
2nd singular telefonun telefonların
3rd singular telefonu telefonları
1st plural telefonumuz telefonlarımız
2nd plural telefonunuz telefonlarınız
3rd plural telefonları telefonları
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular telefonumu telefonlarımı
2nd singular telefonunu telefonlarını
3rd singular telefonunu telefonlarını
1st plural telefonumuzu telefonlarımızı
2nd plural telefonunuzu telefonlarınızı
3rd plural telefonlarını telefonlarını
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular telefonuma telefonlarıma
2nd singular telefonuna telefonlarına
3rd singular telefonuna telefonlarına
1st plural telefonumuza telefonlarımıza
2nd plural telefonunuza telefonlarınıza
3rd plural telefonlarına telefonlarına
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular telefonumda telefonlarımda
2nd singular telefonunda telefonlarında
3rd singular telefonunda telefonlarında
1st plural telefonumuzda telefonlarımızda
2nd plural telefonunuzda telefonlarınızda
3rd plural telefonlarında telefonlarında
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular telefonumdan telefonlarımdan
2nd singular telefonundan telefonlarından
3rd singular telefonundan telefonlarından
1st plural telefonumuzdan telefonlarımızdan
2nd plural telefonunuzdan telefonlarınızdan
3rd plural telefonlarından telefonlarından
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular telefonumun telefonlarımın
2nd singular telefonunun telefonlarının
3rd singular telefonunun telefonlarının
1st plural telefonumuzun telefonlarımızın
2nd plural telefonunuzun telefonlarınızın
3rd plural telefonlarının telefonlarının

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