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Roman
See also: róman, román, român, Roman, and Rómán

English

Pronunciation

Adjective

roman (not comparable)

  1. (of type, typography) upright, as opposed to italic
    Antonyms: italic, italicised, italicized, oblique, slanted, sloped
  2. (of text, computing) of or related to the Latin alphabet

Noun

roman (uncountable)

  1. (typography) One of the main three types used for the Latin alphabet (the others being italics and blackletter), in which the ascenders are mostly straight.

Derived terms

See also

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Anagrams


Azerbaijani

Etymology

Likely from Russian (román), ultimately from French roman.

Noun

roman

  1. novel

Declension


Catalan

Pronunciation

Verb

roman

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of romandre
  2. second-person singular imperative form of romandre

Crimean Tatar

Noun

roman

  1. novel, epic
  2. Romanian
    Synonyms: r?men, rum?n

Declension


Danish

Noun

roman c (singular definite romanen, plural indefinite romaner)

  1. novel (work of fiction)

Declension

References


Dutch

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Etymology

Borrowed from French roman.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ro:'m?n/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ro?man

Noun

roman m (plural romans, diminutive romannetje n)

  1. novel (work of fiction)

Derived terms


French

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

In the 19th century, borrowed from Latin romanus.[1] or from the French noun below [2], originally from Old French romanz ("common language").

Adjective

roman (feminine singular romane, masculine plural romans, feminine plural romanes)

  1. (linguistics) Romance
  2. (art) romanesque

See also

Etymology 2

From Old French romanz ("common language (as opposed to Latin)"), from Vulgar Latin romanic? ("in the way of the Romans (as opposed to the Franks)"), from Latin r?m?nicus < r?m?nus.[3]. The meaning "common language" changed into "book in common language" and then into "adventure novel".[1] See also romance, of the same ultimate origin but borrowed through Spanish.

Noun

roman m (plural romans)

  1. novel (work of fiction)
  2. (colloquial) a very long text
    Il nous écrit un roman encore. - (please add an English translation of this usage example)
    See pavé.
Derived terms
Descendants
  • -> Russian: (román) (see there for further descendants)

References

  1. ? 1.01.1 Picoche, Jacqueline; Jean-Claude Rolland (2009), "Annexe IV, roman", in Dictionnaire étymologique du français (in French), Paris: Dictionnaires Le Robert
  2. ^ http://www.cnrtl.fr/etymologie/roman
  3. ^ Dauzat, Albert; Jean Dubois, Henri Mitterand (1964), "roman", in Nouveau dictionnaire étymologique (in French), Paris: Librairie Larousse

Further reading


Indonesian

Etymology 1

From Dutch roman, from French roman, from Old French romanz ("common language (as opposed to Latin)"), from Vulgar Latin romanic? ("in the way of the Romans (as opposed to the Franks)"), from Latin r?m?nicus < r?m?nus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /'ro.man/
  • Hyphenation: ro?man

Noun

roman (plural, first-person possessive romanku, second-person possessive romanmu, third-person possessive romannya)

  1. novel.
    Synonym: novel

Etymology 2

Form Dutch romance, from German Romanze, from French romance, from Spanish romance, itself probably a borrowing from either Old French romanz or Old Occitan romans, meaning a narrative work in the vernacular speech, from Vulgar Latin *roman?ce ("in a Roman manner"), ultimately from Latin r?m?nicus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /'ro.man/
  • Hyphenation: ro?man

Noun

roman (plural, first-person possessive romanku, second-person possessive romanmu, third-person possessive romannya)

  1. (colloquial) love story.

Further reading


Interlingue

Adjective

roman

  1. Roman

Noun

roman (plural romanes)

  1. novel

Norwegian Bokmål

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology

From French roman.

Pronunciation

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Noun

roman m (definite singular romanen, indefinite plural romaner, definite plural romanene)

  1. a novel (work of fiction)

Derived terms

References


Norwegian Nynorsk

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology

From French roman.

Noun

roman m (definite singular romanen, indefinite plural romanar, definite plural romanane)

  1. a novel (work of fiction)

Derived terms

References


Romanian

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

Borrowed from French roman ("novel, epic"), from Old French romanz.

Noun

roman n (plural romane)

  1. novel, epic (work of fiction)
Declension

Etymology 2

Borrowed from French roman ("a medieval romance").

Noun

roman n (plural romane)

  1. Medieval romance
Declension

Etymology 3

Borrowed from Latin r?m?nus. Doublet of român ("Romanian") and rumân, which was inherited.

Adjective

roman m or n (feminine singular roman?, masculine plural romani, feminine and neuter plural romane)

  1. Roman
Declension

Noun

roman m (plural romani, feminine equivalent roman?)

  1. Roman
Declension
Related terms

Serbo-Croatian

Etymology

From French roman.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /r?ma:n/
  • Hyphenation: ro?man

Noun

ròm?n m (Cyrillic spelling ?)

  1. novel (work of fiction)

Declension

References

  • "roman" in Hrvatski jezi?ni portal

Slovene

Pronunciation

Noun

rom?n m inan

  1. novel (work of fiction)

Inflection

Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nom. sing. román
gen. sing. romána
singular dual plural
nominative román romána románi
accusative román romána románe
genitive romána románov románov
dative románu románoma románom
locative románu románih románih
instrumental románom románoma románi

Swedish

Pronunciation

Noun

roman c

  1. novel (work of fiction)

Declension

Declension of roman 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative roman romanen romaner romanerna
Genitive romans romanens romaners romanernas

Related terms

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Turkish

Etymology

Borrowed from French roman.

Pronunciation

Noun

roman (definite accusative roman?, plural romanlar)

  1. novel (work of fiction)

Declension

Inflection
Nominative roman
Definite accusative roman?
Singular Plural
Nominative roman romanlar
Definite accusative roman? romanlar?
Dative romana romanlara
Locative romanda romanlarda
Ablative romandan romanlardan
Genitive roman?n romanlar?n
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular roman?m romanlar?m
2nd singular roman?n romanlar?n
3rd singular roman? romanlar?
1st plural roman?m?z romanlar?m?z
2nd plural roman?n?z romanlar?n?z
3rd plural romanlar? romanlar?
Predicative forms
Singular Plural
1st singular roman?m romanlar?m
2nd singular romans?n romanlars?n
3rd singular roman
romand?r
romanlar
romanlard?r
1st plural roman?z romanlar?z
2nd plural romans?n?z romanlars?n?z
3rd plural romanlar romanlard?r

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