### Online Dictionary

gram Explained

[græm]

#### gram at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1797, from Fr. gramme, from L.L. gramma "small weight," from Gk. gramma "small weight," originally "letter of the alphabet," from stem of graphein "to draw, write." Adopted into Eng. about two years before it was established in Fr. as a unit in the metric system by law of 19 frimaire, year VIII (1799). ///

#### gram at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

S3 also gramme BrE n [C] written abbreviation g or gm [Date: 1700-1800; Language: French; Origin: gramme, from Greek gramma 'letter, writing, small weight', from graphein 'to write']// the basic unit for measuring weight in the metric system//

matic Direct

frief, grief

gram, gramme

sorrow

frief, grief

gram, gramme

gram, gramme

#### gram at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Unit of mass or weight used especially in the centimeter-gram-second (CGS) system of measurement. One gram is equal to 0.001 kg, about 0.035 oz, or 15.43 grains. The gram is very nearly equal to the mass of 1 cc of pure water at its maximum density. The gram of force is equal to the weight of a gram of mass under standard gravity. For greater precision, the mass may be weighed at a point at which the acceleration due to gravity is 980.655 cm/sec2. See also gravitation, metric system.

#### gram at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

lete, depreciate,

gram, gramme

s
apstract system

Gram [graːm]nsm
frief, grief

dingtears the

gram [xrɑm]
gram, gramme

#### gram at Spanish => English Of Explained:

gram, gramme(gramo)

sufficiently

до

#### gram at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
1 (BrE also gramme) (abbreviation g, gm) a unit for measuring weight. There are 1 000 grams in one kilogram.
2 (-gram) a thing that is written or drawn:
telegram * hologram

#### Gram at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Gram \Gram\, a. [AS. gram; akin to E. grim. [root]35.]
Angry. [Obs.] --Havelok, the Dane.

Gram \Gram\, n. [Pg. gr?o grain. See {Grain.}] (Bot.)
The East Indian name of the chick-pea ({Cicer arietinum}) and
its seeds; also, other similar seeds there used for food.

Gram \Gram\, Gramme \Gramme\, n. [F. gramme, from Gr. ? that
which is written, a letter, a small weight, fr. ? to write.
See {Graphic.}]
The unit of weight in the metric system. It was intended to
be exactly, and is very nearly, equivalent to the weight in a
vacuum of one cubic centimeter of pure water at its maximum
density. It is equal to 15.432 grains. See {Grain}, n., 4.

{Gram degree}, or {Gramme degree} (Physics), a unit of heat,
being the amount of heat necessary to raise the
temperature of one gram of pure water one degree

{Gram equivalent} (Electrolysis), that quantity of the metal
which will replace one gram of hydrogen.

#### gram at English => English (Computer) Of Explained:

GRAM

An extension of {BNF} used by the {SIS} compiler generator.

["SIS - Semantics Implementation System", P.D. Mosses, TR
DAIMI MD-30, Aarhus U, Denmark].

(1995-01-23)

#### gram at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

gram
n 1: a metric unit of weight equal to one thousandth of a
kilogram [syn: {gramme}, {gm}, {g}]
2: Danish physician and bacteriologist who developed a method
of staining bacteria to distinguish among them (1853-1938)
[syn: {Hans C. J. Gram}]

#### gram at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Gram|gram.|-gram

## English

### Alternative forms

* Inter: qualifier » chiefly Category: w - :British English|British, but now old-fashioned gramme

### Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /ɡɹæm/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /gr\{m/
• Inter: audio » en-us-gram.ogg|Audio (US)
• Inter: rhymes » æm
• Inter: homophones » graham Inter: qualifier » GenAm

### Etymology 1

From Inter: etyl » fr|en Inter: term » gramme|lang=fr, from Inter: etyl » grc|en Inter: term » γραμμάριον|tr=grammárion||weight of two obols, from Inter: term » γραμμή|tr=grammḗ||line.

#### Noun

Inter: en-nou » n

• A unit of mass equal to one-thousandth of a kilogram. Symbol: g
##### Translations
Inter: trans-top » unit of mass
• Afrikaans: Inter: t- » af|gram
• Albanian: Inter: t- » sq|gram
• Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|جرام|tr=gram|m, Inter: t- » ar|غرام|m|tr=ġrām, gram|sc=Arab
• Belarusian: Inter: t- » be|грам|m|tr=hram|sc=Cyrl
• Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|грам|m|tr=gram|sc=Cyrl
• Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|gram|m
• Chinese:
• : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|克|tr=kè|sc=Hani
• Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|gram|m
• Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|gram|m
• Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|gramma
• French: Inter: t+ » fr|gramme|m
• Galician: Inter: t- » gl|gramo|m
• Georgian: Inter: t- » ka|გრამი|tr=grami|sc=Geor
• German: Inter: t+ » de|Gramm|n
• Greek: Inter: t+ » el|γραμμάριο|n|tr=grammário
• : Ancient: Inter: tø » grc|γραμμάριον|n|tr=grammárion
• Gujarati: ગ્રામ (grām)
• Hebrew: Inter: t+ » he|גרם|m|tr=gram|sc=Hebr
• Hindi: Inter: t- » hi|ग्राम|m|tr=grām
• Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|gramm
• Italian: Inter: t+ » it|grammo|m
• Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|グラム|tr=guramu
• Khmer: Inter: t » km|ក្រាម|tr=kraam|sc=Khmr

Inter: trans-mi » d
• Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|그램|tr=geuraem
• Malay: Inter: t- » ms|gram
• Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|گرم|tr=geram|sc=fa-Arab
• Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|gram|m
• Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|grama|m
• Punjabi: ਗ੍ਰਾਮ (grāma)
• Quechua: k'isura
• Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|gram|n
• Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|грамм|m|tr=gramm
• Serbo-Croatian:
• : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|gram|m
• : Roman: Inter: t- » sh|грам
• Slovak: Inter: t- » sk|gram|m
• Slovene: Inter: t+ » sl|gram|m
• Sotho: Inter: t- » st|geramo
• Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|gramo|m
• Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|gram|n
• Telugu: Inter: t+ » te|గ్రాము
• Thai: Inter: t+ » th|กรัม|tr=gram|sc=Thai
• Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|gram
• Ukrainian: Inter: t+ » uk|грам|m|tr=hram|sc=Cyrl
• Urdu: Inter: t- » ur|گرام|m|tr=grām|sc=ur-Arab
• Vietnamese: Inter: t+ » vi|gam

• Inter: trans-botto » m

### Etymology 2

Inter: etystu » b

#### Noun

Inter: en-noun » -
• A group of leguminous plants that are grown for their seeds.
1. Inter: uncountabl » e The seeds of these plants.

* kilogram

• milligram
• Category: Appendix - :Weights_and_measures#SI_units|List of SI units

### Anagrams

* MAgr

• Category: Category:en:SI units -
Category: Category:en:Units of measure -

## Czech

### Noun

Inter: cs-noun » g=m
• Inter: l » en|gram Inter: gloss » unit

• Category: Category:cs:Units of measure -

## Danish

### Etymology 1

From Inter: etyl » non|da Inter: term » gramr|lang=non, cognates with the Icelandic Inter: term » gramur||resentful, irritated|lang=is.

#### Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /ɡram/|ɡ̊ʁɑmˀ|lang=da

• irate
* gram i hu

### Etymology 2

From Inter: etyl » grc|da Inter: term » sc=polytonic|γραμμά|tr=grammá|lang=grc.

#### Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /ɡram/|ɡ̊ʁɑmˀ|lang=da

#### Noun

Inter: da-noun » stem=gramm|et

• Inter: l » en|gram Inter: gloss » unit of mass
##### Inflection
Inter: da-noun-infl » stem=gramm|et

• ## Dutch

Inter: wikipedia » lang=nl

### Pronunciation

* Inter: rhymes » ɑm|lang=nl
• Inter: IPA » /ɣrɑm/|lang=nl

### Noun

Inter: nl-noun » n|grammen|grammetje

• Inter: l » en|gram Inter: gloss » unit of mass
1. Inter: rare » lang=nl wrath, revenge.

* gewicht

• kilo
• gramschap
• toorn
• wrevel

• Category: Category:nl:Units of measure -

## Old English

### Etymology

Germanic *Inter: term » |gram-.

### Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » lang=ang|/ɡram/

• angry, hostile

• ## Polish

### Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /ɡram/|lang=pl
• Inter: audio » Pl-gram.ogg|Audio

### Noun

• Inter: l » en|gram Inter: gloss » unit of mass

#### Declension

Inter: pl-decl-noun »

• |gram|gramy
|grama|gramów
|gramowi|gramom
|gram|gramy
|gramem|gramami
|gramie|gramach
|gramie|gramy

### Verb

• Inter: conjugation of » grać||1|s|pres|ind|lang=pl

• Category: Category:pl:Units of measure -

## Romanian

### Noun

• Inter: l » en|gram Inter: gloss » unit of mass

• Category: Category:ro:Metrology -

## Serbo-Croatian

### Etymology

From Inter: etyl » la|sh Inter: term » gramma|lang=la.

### Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /ɡrâm/|lang=sh

### Noun

• Inter: l » en|gram Inter: gloss » unit

#### Declension

Inter: sh-decl-noun »

• |grȁm|grȁmi
|grȁma|grȃmā
|grȁmu|grȁmima
|grȁm|grȁme
|grȁme|grȁmi
|grȁmu|grȁmima
|grȁmom|grȁmima

Category: Category:sh:Units of measure -

## Swedish

### Pronunciation

* Inter: audio » Sv-gram.ogg|audio

### Noun

Inter: sv-noun » g=n
• Inter: l » en|gram Inter: gloss » unit of mass

• ## Tatar

### Noun

Inter: tt-pos » noun|l
• Inter: l » en|gram Inter: gloss » unit of mass

#### Declension

Inter: tt-latin-noun » nıñ|ga|nı|da|nan

### References

* 595 gram

• Category: Category:tt:Units of measure -
Translation: cs » gram
Translation: de » gram
Translation: et » gram
Translation: es » gram
Translation: eo » gram
Translation: eu » gram
Translation: fr » gram
Translation: ko » gram
Translation: hy » gram
Translation: hr » gram
Translation: io » gram
Translation: id » gram
Translation: it » gram
Translation: jv » gram
Translation: kk » gram
Translation: ku » gram
Translation: lo » gram
Translation: lt » gram
Translation: hu » gram
Translation: mg » gram
Translation: ml » gram
Translation: my » gram
Translation: nl » gram
Translation: oc » gram
Translation: pl » gram
Category: simple:gram -
Translation: sl » gram
Translation: fi » gram
Translation: sv » gram
Translation: ta » gram
Translation: te » gram
Translation: th » gram
Translation: tr » gram
Translation: vi » gram
Translation: vo » gram
Translation: zh » gram

#### Gram at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » gram

## German

### Etymology

From Inter: etyl » goh|de Inter: term » gram|lang=goh (adjective). Akin to Frankish Inter: term » gram, Old Norse Inter: term » gramr||wroth, French and English Inter: term » chagrin.

### Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » ɡʁaːm|lang=de

### Noun

Inter: de-noun » m|Grames|gen2=Grams|-
• grief

#### Declension

Inter: de-noun-m-es-un » c

#### Derived terms

* Inter: l » de|gramvoll

• Translation: de » Gram
Translation: fr » Gram
Translation: ko » Gram
Translation: io » Gram
Translation: hu » Gram
Translation: mg » Gram
Translation: pl » Gram
Translation: ru » Gram
Translation: sl » Gram
Translation: sr » Gram
Translation: fi » Gram
Translation: th » Gram
Translation: zh » Gram

#### grām at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » gram

## Vilamovian

### Etymology

From Inter: etyl » goh|wym Inter: term » gram|lang=goh

### Noun

Inter: wym-noun » g=m
• grief

• Translation: hu » grām
Translation: pl » grām