Infant

  • 1 Infant — est un mot issu du latin infans, qui signifie bébé, jeune enfant. Les enfants des familles royales des Espagnes étaient appelés infants de leurs pays, tout comme les princes de sang royal français étaient appelés les enfants de France. En… …

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  • 2 infant — infant, ante [ ɛ̃fɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] n. • 1407; esp. infante; lat. infans ♦ Titre donné aux enfants puînés des rois d Espagne et de Portugal. L infant d Espagne. Le personnage de l infante dans « le Cid ». « Pavane pour une infante défunte », œuvre de… …

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  • 3 infant — in·fant / in fənt/ n: a person who is not of the age of majority: minor compare adult Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 4 Infant — In fant, n. [L. infans; pref. in not + fari to speak: cf. F. enfant, whence OE. enfaunt. See {Fame}, and cf. {Infante}, {Infanta}.] 1. A child in the first period of life, beginning at his birth; a young babe; sometimes, a child several years of… …

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  • 5 Infant — In fant, a. 1. Of or pertaining to infancy, or the first period of life; tender; not mature; as, infant strength. [1913 Webster] 2. Intended for young children; as, an infant school. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 6 infant — infant, ante (in fan, fan t ) s. m. et f. 1°   Titre qu on donne aux enfants puînés des rois d Espagne et de Portugal.    Infant s est dit aussi dans quelques grandes familles espagnoles. •   Mudarra Dont ses [de don Rodrigue] complots… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 7 infant — [n] baby babe, bairn, bambino, bantling, bundle, child, kid, little one, neonate, newborn, small child, suckling, toddler, tot; concepts 414,424 Ant. adult infant / infantile [adj] very young baby, babyish, callow, childish, childlike, dawning,… …

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  • 8 infant — Infant, [inf]ante. substantif. Titre qu on donne aux enfans puisnez des Rois d Espagne & des Rois de Portugal. Le Cardinal Infant. l Infante Claire Eugenie …

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  • 9 Infant — In fant, v. t. [Cf. F. enfanter.] To bear or bring forth, as a child; hence, to produce, in general. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] This worthy motto, No bishop, no king, is . . . infanted out of the same fears. Milton. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 10 Infánt — (span. infante; v. lat. infans, »Kind«), in Spanien und Portugal Titel der Prinzen und Prinzessinnen (infanta, Infantin) der königlichen Familie; der Kronprinz heißt in Spanien seit 1388 Prinz von Asturien, während er in Portugal bis zur… …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 11 Infánt — (span. infante; vom lat. infans, d.i. Kind) und Infantin (span. infanta), in Spanien und Portugal Titel der Prinzen und Prinzessinnen des königl. Hauses …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 12 Infant — Infant, Infantin, von infans, in Spanien u. Portugal Titel der königl. Prinzen und Prinzessinen …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 13 ìnfant — m (ìnfantkinja ž) 〈G mn nātā〉 prijestolonasljednik u nekim zemljama (ob. u Španjolskoj); princ, kraljević ✧ {{001f}}šp. ← lat …

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  • 14 infant — (n.) late 14c., child during earliest period of life (sometimes extended to age 7 and sometimes including a fetus), from L. infantem (nom. infans) young child, babe in arms, noun use of adjective meaning not able to speak, from in not, opposite… …

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  • 15 infant — ìnfant m <G mn nātā> DEFINICIJA prestolonasljednik u nekim zemljama (ob. u Španjolskoj); kraljević, princ ETIMOLOGIJA šp. infante ≃ lat. infans: v. infantan …

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  • 16 infant — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mos I, Mc. infantncie; lm M. infantnci {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} tytuł synów króla Hiszpanii lub Portugalii; także osoba nosząca taki tytuł <hiszp. z łac.> {{/stl 7}} …

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  • 17 infant — ► NOUN 1) a very young child or baby. 2) Brit. a schoolchild between the ages of five and seven. ORIGIN Old French enfant, from Latin infans unable to speak …

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  • 18 infant — [in′fənt] n. [ME infaunt < OFr enfant < L infans (gen. infantis), child < adj., not yet speaking < in , not + fans, prp. of fari, to speak: see FAME] 1. a very young child; baby 2. a person in the state of legal infancy; minor adj. 1 …

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  • 19 Infant — Baby redirects here. For other uses, see Baby (disambiguation). Newborn redirects here. For the song by Muse, see New Born. For the moth, see Infant (moth). An infant sleeping …

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  • 20 infant — [[t]ɪ̱nfənt[/t]] infants 1) N COUNT: oft N n An infant is a baby or very young child. [FORMAL] ...young mums with infants in prams... The family were forced to flee with their infant son. ...the infant mortality rate in Britain. 2) N COUNT: usu… …

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