Vant
Vant \Vant\, v. i. See {Vaunt}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • vânt — VÂNT, vânturi, s.n. 1. Deplasare pe orizontală a unei mase de aer provocată de diferenţa de presiune existentă între două regiuni ale atmosferei. ♢ Vânt rău = întâmplare nenorocită care loveşte pe cineva. ♢ Loc adv. Ca vântul = foarte repede. ♢… …   Dicționar Român

  • vant — /vant/ (Shakespeare) noun see ↑van2 * * * vant southern var. font n.1; obs. f. vaunt n. and v.; obs. Sc. f. want v …   Useful english dictionary

  • vant- — prefix, representing AF. vant , aphetic f. avant avant : see vant brace, guard, ward. In a number of compounds the t was elided, as vanbrace, chase, courier, guard, etc. Before labials the n by assimilation became m, as in vambrace, vampey,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vant — Nom rare porté en Corrèze. Il pourrait désigner celui qui est originaire de Vent, village à Neuvic, dans le même département (Haut Vent et Bas Vent). Le nom de famille Vent (42, 12) existe également. On pensera évidemment à un lieu venté, mais la …   Noms de famille

  • vant — de·vant; gal·li·vant; in·no·vant; rel·e·vant; rel·e·vant·ly; ser·vant·less; ser·vant·ry; ser·vant·ship; vant·hoff·ite; ad·ju·vant; ci de·vant; le·vant; le·vant·er; pur·sui·vant; sal·i·vant; sa·vant; ser·vant; …   English syllables

  • vant — I vant 1. vant sb., et, er el. vant, e(r)ne (tov el. wire der afstiver masterne på tværs af et skib) II vant 2. vant adj., e; vi er vant til uro; hans vante opholdssted …   Dansk ordbog

  • Vant — The word Vant means:*in India, the title for a high rank amongst the ennobled Hindu retainers of the Nizam of Hyderabad , equivalent to the Muslim nobiliary title Molk*in computer science, a turmite, also called ant *in German, a barn or animal… …   Wikipedia

  • Vant — Recorded in England in many and varied spelling forms including: Fant, Font, Faint, Faunt, Vant and even Phant, this extraordinary name has had an extraordinary development. It was first introduced into England by the Normans after 1066 and as… …   Surnames reference

  • vant — s ( et, vant el. er) BÅT stödlina för fartygsmast …   Clue 9 Svensk Ordbok

  • Vant — Pati nan kò tout èt vivan kote manje li manje ale rete anvan yo ale nan kèk lòt pati kò a ou byen anvan yo ale nan poupou. Nenpòt bagay ki gen fòm yon bagay plat epi de pwent li wo, men mitan li desann pi ba. Vant Mennen, Yon poupou likid ki soti …   Definisyon 2500 mo Kreyòl

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