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Etymology

From Middle French humain, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] humanus

Pronunciation

Adjective

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Positive
human

Comparative
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Superlative
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  1. (no comparative or superlative) Of or belonging to the species Homo sapiens or its closest relatives.
  2. (comparable) Having the nature or attributes of a human being.

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Noun

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Singular
human

Plural
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human ({{{1}}})
  1. A human being, whether man, woman, or child.

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Danish

Adjective

human

  1. human (having the nature or attributes of a human being)
  2. humane (something done from love to humanity)

German

Adjective

human

  1. humane (with regard for the health and well-being of another; compassionate)

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Swedish

Adjective

Inflections of
human
Absolute Comparative Superlative
Attributive Predicative
Indefinite
singular
Common human humanare humanast
Neuter humant
Definite
singular
Masc. humane humanaste
All humana humanaste
Plural humana humanaste

human

  1. humane, decent, compassionate
    Deras politik har kritiserats för att inte vara human.
    Their politics have been criticised for being less than humane.
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) reasonable
    Det var ett humant pris.
    That was a reasonable price.

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