transcendent

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

transcend +‎ -ent

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tɹæn(t)ˈsɛndənt/

Adjective[edit]

transcendent (comparative more transcendent, superlative most transcendent)

  1. surpassing usual limits
  2. beyond the range of usual perception
  3. free from constraints of the material world

Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

transcendent (plural transcendents)

  1. That which surpasses or is supereminent; something excellent.

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin trānscendēns. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌtrɑn.sɛnˈdɛnt/
  • Hyphenation: trans‧cen‧dent
  • Rhymes: -ɛnt

Adjective[edit]

transcendent (not comparable)

  1. (mathematic) transcendental, not algebraic

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of transcendent
uninflected transcendent
inflected transcendente
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial transcendent
indefinite m./f. sing. transcendente
n. sing. transcendent
plural transcendente
definite transcendente
partitive transcendents

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

transcendent

  1. third-person plural present indicative of transcender
  2. third-person plural present subjunctive of transcender

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

transcendent

  1. third-person plural future active indicative of transcendō