"ganz" meaning in German

See ganz in All languages combined, or Wiktionary

Adjective

IPA: /ɡants/, [ɡant͡s] Audio: De-ganz.ogg
Rhymes: -ants Etymology: From Middle High German ganz, from Old High German ganz (“whole, sound, healthy, complete, fullstanding”), from Proto-West Germanic *gant (“whole, sound”). Etymology templates: {{inh|de|gmh|ganz}} Middle High German ganz, {{inh|de|goh|ganz||whole, sound, healthy, complete, fullstanding}} Old High German ganz (“whole, sound, healthy, complete, fullstanding”), {{inh|de|gmw-pro|*gant||whole, sound}} Proto-West Germanic *gant (“whole, sound”) Head templates: {{de-adj}} ganz (strong nominative masculine singular ganzer, not comparable) Inflection templates: {{de-adecl}} Forms: ganzer [masculine, nominative, singular, strong], [table-tags], de-adecl [inflection-template], ganz [masculine, predicative, singular], ganz [feminine, predicative, singular], ganz [neuter, predicative, singular], ganz [plural, predicative], ganzer [masculine, nominative, singular, strong, without-article], ganze [feminine, nominative, singular, strong, without-article], ganzes [neuter, nominative, singular, strong, without-article], ganze [nominative, plural, strong, without-article], ganzen [genitive, masculine, singular, strong, without-article], ganzer [feminine, genitive, singular, strong, without-article], ganzen [genitive, neuter, singular, strong, without-article], ganzer [genitive, plural, strong, without-article], ganzem [dative, masculine, singular, strong, without-article], ganzer [dative, feminine, singular, strong, without-article], ganzem [dative, neuter, singular, strong, without-article], ganzen [dative, plural, strong, without-article], ganzen [accusative, masculine, singular, strong, without-article], ganze [accusative, feminine, singular, strong, without-article], ganzes [accusative, neuter, singular, strong, without-article], ganze [accusative, plural, strong, without-article], der ganze [definite, includes-article, masculine, nominative, singular, weak], die ganze [definite, feminine, includes-article, nominative, singular, weak], das ganze [definite, includes-article, neuter, nominative, singular, weak], die ganzen [definite, includes-article, nominative, plural, weak], des ganzen [definite, genitive, includes-article, masculine, singular, weak], der ganzen [definite, feminine, genitive, includes-article, singular, weak], des ganzen [definite, genitive, includes-article, neuter, singular, weak], der ganzen [definite, genitive, includes-article, plural, weak], dem ganzen [dative, definite, includes-article, masculine, singular, weak], der ganzen [dative, definite, feminine, includes-article, singular, weak], dem ganzen [dative, definite, includes-article, neuter, singular, weak], den ganzen [dative, definite, includes-article, plural, weak], den ganzen [accusative, definite, includes-article, masculine, singular, weak], die ganze [accusative, definite, feminine, includes-article, singular, weak], das ganze [accusative, definite, includes-article, neuter, singular, weak], die ganzen [accusative, definite, includes-article, plural, weak], ein ganzer [includes-article, indefinite, masculine, mixed, nominative, singular], eine ganze [feminine, includes-article, indefinite, mixed, nominative, singular], ein ganzes [includes-article, indefinite, mixed, neuter, nominative, singular], ganzen [indefinite, mixed, nominative, plural], keine ganzen [includes-article, indefinite, mixed, negative, nominative, plural], eines ganzen [genitive, includes-article, indefinite, masculine, mixed, singular], einer ganzen [feminine, genitive, includes-article, indefinite, mixed, singular], eines ganzen [genitive, includes-article, indefinite, mixed, neuter, singular], ganzen [genitive, indefinite, mixed, plural], keiner ganzen [genitive, includes-article, indefinite, mixed, negative, plural], einem ganzen [dative, includes-article, indefinite, masculine, mixed, singular], einer ganzen [dative, feminine, includes-article, indefinite, mixed, singular], einem ganzen [dative, includes-article, indefinite, mixed, neuter, singular], ganzen [dative, indefinite, mixed, plural], keinen ganzen [dative, includes-article, indefinite, mixed, negative, plural], einen ganzen [accusative, includes-article, indefinite, masculine, mixed, singular], eine ganze [accusative, feminine, includes-article, indefinite, mixed, singular], ein ganzes [accusative, includes-article, indefinite, mixed, neuter, singular], ganzen [accusative, indefinite, mixed, plural], keine ganzen [accusative, includes-article, indefinite, mixed, negative, plural]
  1. entire, whole, complete Tags: not-comparable
    Sense id: ganz-de-adj-NDLjbmdm Synonyms: gesamt, komplett
  2. (informal) all (with definite article or determiner) Tags: informal, not-comparable
    Sense id: ganz-de-adj-rxIVlNXB Synonyms: all, alle
  3. (colloquial) whole, intact Tags: colloquial, not-comparable
    Sense id: ganz-de-adj-a-HUDM9J Synonyms: heil, intakt, unversehrt
  4. (in certain combinations) true; real Tags: in certain combinations, not-comparable
    Sense id: ganz-de-adj-RxNt5I90 Synonyms: echt, wahr
  5. (mathematics) integer (of a number) Tags: not-comparable Categories (topical): Mathematics
    Sense id: ganz-de-adj-Xrlu1A0g Topics: mathematics, sciences
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Synonyms: gantz (english: obsolete spelling), janz [Berlinisch, colloquial] Derived forms: ergänzen, Gänze, Ganzheit, im Großen und Ganzen, von ganzem Herzen

Adverb

IPA: /ɡants/, [ɡant͡s] Audio: De-ganz.ogg
Rhymes: -ants Etymology: From Middle High German ganz, from Old High German ganz (“whole, sound, healthy, complete, fullstanding”), from Proto-West Germanic *gant (“whole, sound”). Etymology templates: {{inh|de|gmh|ganz}} Middle High German ganz, {{inh|de|goh|ganz||whole, sound, healthy, complete, fullstanding}} Old High German ganz (“whole, sound, healthy, complete, fullstanding”), {{inh|de|gmw-pro|*gant||whole, sound}} Proto-West Germanic *gant (“whole, sound”) Head templates: {{head|de|adverb||||am {{{2}}}|head=|sort=}} ganz, {{de-adv}} ganz
  1. quite, rather
    Sense id: ganz-de-adv-OE7MY3w1 Synonyms: ziemlich
  2. very
    Sense id: ganz-de-adv-TGpIOfg9 Synonyms: sehr
  3. wholly, entirely, all
    Sense id: ganz-de-adv-Epq5uMZj Synonyms: komplett, völlig
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Synonyms: gantz (english: obsolete spelling), janz [Berlinisch, colloquial] Derived forms: ganz und gar

Inflected forms

Alternative forms

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      "word": "ergänzen"
    },
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      "_dis1": "0 0 0 0 0",
      "word": "Gänze"
    },
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      "_dis1": "0 0 0 0 0",
      "word": "Ganzheit"
    },
    {
      "_dis1": "0 0 0 0 0",
      "word": "im Großen und Ganzen"
    },
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    {
      "form": "den ganzen",
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    {
      "form": "die ganze",
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    },
    {
      "form": "das ganze",
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    {
      "form": "die ganzen",
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        "weak"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "ein ganzer",
      "source": "declension",
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        "mixed",
        "nominative",
        "singular"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "eine ganze",
      "source": "declension",
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        "singular"
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    {
      "form": "ein ganzes",
      "source": "declension",
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        "nominative",
        "singular"
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      "source": "declension",
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    },
    {
      "form": "keine ganzen",
      "source": "declension",
      "tags": [
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        "indefinite",
        "mixed",
        "negative",
        "nominative",
        "plural"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "eines ganzen",
      "source": "declension",
      "tags": [
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        "includes-article",
        "indefinite",
        "masculine",
        "mixed",
        "singular"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "einer ganzen",
      "source": "declension",
      "tags": [
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        "genitive",
        "includes-article",
        "indefinite",
        "mixed",
        "singular"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "eines ganzen",
      "source": "declension",
      "tags": [
        "genitive",
        "includes-article",
        "indefinite",
        "mixed",
        "neuter",
        "singular"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "ganzen",
      "source": "declension",
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        "indefinite",
        "mixed",
        "plural"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "keiner ganzen",
      "source": "declension",
      "tags": [
        "genitive",
        "includes-article",
        "indefinite",
        "mixed",
        "negative",
        "plural"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "einem ganzen",
      "source": "declension",
      "tags": [
        "dative",
        "includes-article",
        "indefinite",
        "masculine",
        "mixed",
        "singular"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "einer ganzen",
      "source": "declension",
      "tags": [
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        "feminine",
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        "indefinite",
        "mixed",
        "singular"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "einem ganzen",
      "source": "declension",
      "tags": [
        "dative",
        "includes-article",
        "indefinite",
        "mixed",
        "neuter",
        "singular"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "ganzen",
      "source": "declension",
      "tags": [
        "dative",
        "indefinite",
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        "plural"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "keinen ganzen",
      "source": "declension",
      "tags": [
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        "includes-article",
        "indefinite",
        "mixed",
        "negative",
        "plural"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "einen ganzen",
      "source": "declension",
      "tags": [
        "accusative",
        "includes-article",
        "indefinite",
        "masculine",
        "mixed",
        "singular"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "eine ganze",
      "source": "declension",
      "tags": [
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        "feminine",
        "includes-article",
        "indefinite",
        "mixed",
        "singular"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "ein ganzes",
      "source": "declension",
      "tags": [
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        "includes-article",
        "indefinite",
        "mixed",
        "neuter",
        "singular"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "ganzen",
      "source": "declension",
      "tags": [
        "accusative",
        "indefinite",
        "mixed",
        "plural"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "keine ganzen",
      "source": "declension",
      "tags": [
        "accusative",
        "includes-article",
        "indefinite",
        "mixed",
        "negative",
        "plural"
      ]
    }
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  "lang": "German",
  "lang_code": "de",
  "pos": "adj",
  "senses": [
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      "examples": [
        {
          "english": "He ate a whole chicken.",
          "text": "Er hat ein ganzes Hähnchen gegessen.",
          "type": "example"
        },
        {
          "english": "Since end of July the monsoon rain has made the rivers overflow their banks in large parts of Pakistan and turned whole provinces into lakes.",
          "ref": "2010, Der Spiegel, issue 33/2010, page 83",
          "text": "Seit Ende Juli hat der Monsunregen die Flüsse in weiten Teilen Pakistans über die Ufer treten lassen und ganze Provinzen in Seen verwandelt",
          "type": "quotation"
        }
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        "entire, whole, complete"
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      ],
      "tags": [
        "not-comparable"
      ]
    },
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        {
          "english": "I’ve invited all my friends.",
          "text": "Ich hab meine ganzen Freunde eingeladen.",
          "type": "example"
        }
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        "all (with definite article or determiner)"
      ],
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        "(informal) all (with definite article or determiner)"
      ],
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        {
          "word": "all"
        },
        {
          "word": "alle"
        }
      ],
      "tags": [
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        "not-comparable"
      ]
    },
    {
      "categories": [],
      "examples": [
        {
          "english": "Is the cup still whole?",
          "text": "Ist die Tasse noch ganz?",
          "type": "example"
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "whole, intact"
      ],
      "id": "ganz-de-adj-a-HUDM9J",
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        "(colloquial) whole, intact"
      ],
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        {
          "word": "heil"
        },
        {
          "word": "intakt"
        },
        {
          "word": "unversehrt"
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        "colloquial",
        "not-comparable"
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    {
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      "examples": [
        {
          "english": "a true man",
          "text": "ein ganzer Kerl (implying masculinity, but also uprightness)",
          "type": "example"
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "true; real"
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      "raw_glosses": [
        "(in certain combinations) true; real"
      ],
      "synonyms": [
        {
          "word": "echt"
        },
        {
          "word": "wahr"
        }
      ],
      "tags": [
        "in certain combinations",
        "not-comparable"
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          "word": "heil"
        },
        {
          "word": "intakt"
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          "word": "unversehrt"
        }
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    },
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      "categories": [
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        {
          "english": "a true man",
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        }
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      "glosses": [
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        "(in certain combinations) true; real"
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          "word": "echt"
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          "word": "wahr"
        }
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        "sciences"
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    },
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      "homophone": "Gans (except possibly in very careful speech)"
    }
  ],
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    {
      "english": "obsolete spelling",
      "word": "gantz"
    },
    {
      "tags": [
        "Berlinisch",
        "colloquial"
      ],
      "word": "janz"
    }
  ],
  "word": "ganz"
}

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    "German adverbs",
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    "German terms inherited from Middle High German",
    "German terms inherited from Old High German",
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    "German terms with IPA pronunciation",
    "German terms with audio links",
    "German terms with homophones",
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    {
      "word": "ganz und gar"
    }
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    }
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        "5": "",
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    }
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  "lang_code": "de",
  "pos": "adv",
  "senses": [
    {
      "glosses": [
        "quite, rather"
      ],
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        "quite, rather"
      ],
      "synonyms": [
        {
          "word": "ziemlich"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "categories": [
        "German terms with quotations"
      ],
      "examples": [
        {
          "english": "The manor house in Burkahnen was a very old building, […]",
          "ref": "1918, Elisabeth von Heyking, Aus dem Lande der Ostseeritter, in Zwei Erzählungen, Phillipp Reclam jun., page 73",
          "text": "Das Herrenhaus in Burkahnen war ein ganz altes Gebäude, […]",
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        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "very"
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        {
          "word": "sehr"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "categories": [
        "German terms with quotations"
      ],
      "examples": [
        {
          "english": "The church was entirely empty, the sun shone through the arched windows and up there someone played the organ.",
          "ref": "1903, Fanny zu Reventlow, Ellen Olestjerne, in Franziska Gräfin zu Reventlow: Gesammelte Werke, Albert Langen, page 580",
          "text": "Die Kirche war ganz leer, die Sonne leuchtete durch die Bogenfenster, und droben spielte jemand auf der Orgel.",
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        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "wholly, entirely, all"
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        "wholly, entirely, all"
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        {
          "word": "komplett"
        },
        {
          "word": "völlig"
        }
      ]
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    {
      "ipa": "/ɡants/"
    },
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      "ipa": "[ɡant͡s]"
    },
    {
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      "mp3_url": "https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/transcoded/f/f0/De-ganz.ogg/De-ganz.ogg.mp3",
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      "text": "Audio"
    },
    {
      "rhymes": "-ants"
    },
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      "homophone": "Gans (except possibly in very careful speech)"
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      "english": "obsolete spelling",
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    },
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        "colloquial"
      ],
      "word": "janz"
    }
  ],
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    "Fanny zu Reventlow"
  ],
  "word": "ganz"
}

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