"baby boomer" meaning in All languages combined

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Noun [English]

Etymology: From baby boom + -er. Etymology templates: {{af|en|baby boom|-er}} baby boom + -er Head templates: {{en-noun}} baby boomer (plural baby boomers) Forms: baby boomers [plural]
  1. A person born in the postwar years (generally considered in the United States and other Allied countries as between 1946 and the early 1960s), when there was a marked increase in birthrates throughout the Western world following the return of servicemen at the end of World War II. Categories (topical): Baby boomers, People
    Sense id: baby_boomer-en-noun-8TNLxd.S Categories (other): English terms suffixed with -er Synonyms: boomer, babyboomer Derived forms: echo boomer, grandboomer Translations (person born after Second World War): 第二次世界大戰後生育高峰期出生的人 [Mandarin] (Chinese), 第二次世界大战后生育高峰期出生的人 (dì èr cì shìjiè dàzhàn hòu shēngyù gāofēngqī chūshēng de rén) [Mandarin] (Chinese), babyboomer (Dutch), suurten ikäluokkien edustaja (Finnish), (note: suuriin ikäluokkiin kuuluva [string "Module:Quotations"]:118: Please specify a language code in the first parameter. The value "individual" is not valid. See Wiktionary:List of languages.) (Finnish), (note: suuret ikäluokat pl [string "Module:Quotations"]:118: Please specify a language code in the first parameter. The value "baby boomers as generation" is not valid. See Wiktionary:List of languages.) (Finnish), bébé-boumeur [masculine] (French), bébé-boumeuse [feminine] (French), Babyboomer [masculine] (German), Babyboomerin [feminine] (German), παιδί της μεταπολίτευσης (paidí tis metapolítefsis) [neuter] (Greek), μπούμερ (boúmer) [feminine, masculine, neuter] (Greek), בייבי בומר (Hebrew), a baby boom generáció tagja (Hungarian), (note: [string "Module:Quotations"]:118: Please specify a language code in the first parameter. The value "in Hungarian history" is not valid. See Wiktionary:List of languages. Ratkó-gyerek [string "Module:Quotations"]:118: Please specify a language code in the first parameter. The value "referring to the Ratkó period" is not valid. See Wiktionary:List of languages.) (Hungarian), baby boomer [masculine] (Italian), ベビーブーマー (bebībūmā) (Japanese), 団塊の世代 (Japanese), 베이비 부머 (beibi bumeo) (Korean), baby boomer [feminine, masculine] (Portuguese), (čelovék, rodívšijsja v períod demografíčeskovo vzrýva) (english: no exact terms exists) (note: челове́к, роди́вшийся в пери́од демографи́ческого взры́ва) [masculine] (Russian), бэ́би-бу́мер (bɛ́bi-búmer) [masculine] (Russian), generácia baby boomers (Slovak), baby boomer (Spanish), babyboomare [common-gender] (Swedish), köttberg [neuter] (Swedish), בעיבי בומער (beybi bumer) [masculine] (Yiddish), בייבי בומער (beybi bumer) [masculine] (Yiddish)

Noun [Portuguese]

IPA: /ˈbej.bi ˈbu.meʁ/ [Brazil]
Etymology: Unadapted borrowing from English baby boomer. Etymology templates: {{ubor|pt|en|baby boomer}} Unadapted borrowing from English baby boomer Head templates: {{pt-noun|mfbysense|#s|nolinkhead=1}} baby boomer m or f (plural baby boomers) Forms: baby boomers [plural]
  1. baby boomer Tags: feminine, masculine
    Sense id: baby_boomer-pt-noun-6iW3TLtH Categories (other): Portuguese masculine and feminine nouns by sense

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      "note": "челове́к, роди́вшийся в пери́од демографи́ческого взры́ва",
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      "roman": "bɛ́bi-búmer",
      "sense": "person born after Second World War",
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      "roman": "beybi bumer",
      "sense": "person born after Second World War",
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      "code": "yi",
      "lang": "Yiddish",
      "roman": "beybi bumer",
      "sense": "person born after Second World War",
      "tags": [
        "masculine"
      ],
      "word": "בייבי בומער"
    }
  ],
  "word": "baby boomer"
}

{
  "etymology_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "pt",
        "2": "en",
        "3": "baby boomer"
      },
      "expansion": "Unadapted borrowing from English baby boomer",
      "name": "ubor"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_text": "Unadapted borrowing from English baby boomer.",
  "forms": [
    {
      "form": "baby boomers",
      "tags": [
        "plural"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "head_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "mfbysense",
        "2": "#s",
        "nolinkhead": "1"
      },
      "expansion": "baby boomer m or f (plural baby boomers)",
      "name": "pt-noun"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "Portuguese",
  "lang_code": "pt",
  "pos": "noun",
  "senses": [
    {
      "categories": [
        "Portuguese countable nouns",
        "Portuguese feminine nouns",
        "Portuguese lemmas",
        "Portuguese masculine and feminine nouns by sense",
        "Portuguese masculine nouns",
        "Portuguese multiword terms",
        "Portuguese nouns",
        "Portuguese nouns with multiple genders",
        "Portuguese terms borrowed from English",
        "Portuguese terms derived from English",
        "Portuguese terms with IPA pronunciation",
        "Portuguese unadapted borrowings from English"
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "baby boomer"
      ],
      "raw_glosses": [
        "baby boomer"
      ],
      "tags": [
        "feminine",
        "masculine"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "sounds": [
    {
      "ipa": "/ˈbej.bi ˈbu.meʁ/",
      "tags": [
        "Brazil"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "word": "baby boomer"
}

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