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Act happy, feel happy, be happy, without a reason in the world. Then you can love, and do what you will.
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Etymology

From Old French chanter, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] cantare, "sing".

Pronunciation

Verb

Infinitive
to chant

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to chant (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To sing, especially without instruments, and as applied to monophonic and pre-modern music.

Translations

Noun

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Singular
chant

Plural
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chant ({{{1}}})
  1. Type of singing done generally without instruments and harmony.

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French

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:fr:Template:lang:la derivations]] cantus.

Pronunciation

Noun

chant m. (plural chants)

  1. song

Synonyms

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Romansch

Verb

chant

  1. first-person singular present indicative of chantar

Welsh

Noun

chant m.

  1. Cant with the aspirate mutation.

Mutation

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cant gant nghant chant

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