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The meaning of Geminate


Geminate – definition


Consisting of identical adjacent speech sounds; doubled.

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Consonants motivating a short vowel were all originally geminate

Double or repeat (a speech sound).

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A medial liquid is geminated over two syllables

Geminate speech sounds are exactly the same and one is said immediately after the other

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Geminate consonants, the analysis of initial geminates in a language, the middle consonant can be g…

Geminate translation into English

Geminate: translate from English into Chinese

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Geminate: translate from English into Dutch

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Gemineren, Dubbel, Verdubbeld worden, Verdubbelen

Geminate: translate from English into French

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Géminé, Géminer

Geminate: translate from English into German

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Geminate: translate from English into Hindi

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बहुमूल्य पदार्थ, श्रेष्ठ अंश, युग्म-नद्ध, जोड़ों में बँधा हुआ, दुगुना करना, दूना करना, दुहराना

Geminate: translate from English into Italian

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Gemellare, Geminato, Geminare

Geminate: translate from English into Korean

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쌍둥이, 쌍생의, 이중으로 하다, 두 겹으로 하다, 이중으로 되다, 두 겹으로 되다

Geminate: translate from English into Russian

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Удвоить, Удваивать, Расположенный парами, Сдвоенный, Двойной согласный, Сдваивать

Geminate: translate from English into Spanish

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Geminado, Gémino

Word origin

late Middle English: from Latin geminatus, past participle of geminare ‘double, pair with’, from geminus ‘twin’.

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