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Meaning of "marten" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD MARTEN

From Middle Dutch martren, from Old French ( peau) martrine skin of a marten, from martre, probably of Germanic origin.
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PRONUNCIATION OF MARTEN

marten  [ˈmɑːtɪn] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MARTEN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Marten is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MARTEN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

marten

Marten

The martens constitute the genus Martes within the subfamily Mustelinae, in the family Mustelidae. Martens are slender, agile animals, adapted to living in taigas, and are found in coniferous and northern deciduous forests across the northern hemisphere. They have bushy tails, and large paws with partially retractible claws. The fur varies from yellowish to dark brown, depending on the species, and, in many cases, is valued by fur trappers.

Definition of marten in the English dictionary

The definition of marten in the dictionary is the highly valued fur of these animals, esp that of M. americana.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MARTEN


Chloromycetin
ˌklɔːrəʊmaɪˈsiːtɪn
cortin
ˈkɔːtɪn
Curtin
ˈkɜːtɪn
cutin
ˈkjuːtɪn
erythropoietin
ɪˌrɪθrəʊpɔɪˈiːtɪn
freemartin
ˈfriːˌmɑːtɪn
hifalutin
ˌhaɪfəˈluːtɪn
highfalutin
ˌhaɪfəˈluːtɪn
martin
ˈmɑːtɪn
mutine
ˈmjuːtɪn
Rasputin
ræˈspjuːtɪn
rutin
ˈruːtɪn
secretin
sɪˈkriːtɪn

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MARTEN

mart
Martaban
martagon
martagon lily
Martel
martellando
martellato
Martello
Martello tower
martensite
martensitic
martensitically
martext
Martha
martial
martial art
martial artist
martial law
martial rule
martialism

WORDS THAT END LIKE MARTEN

Baumgarten
beech marten
chorten
dishearten
enhearten
foreshorten
foul marten
hearten
kindergarten
pine marten
prekindergarten
shorten
Sint Maarten
smarten
stone marten
sweet marten

Synonyms and antonyms of marten in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «marten» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MARTEN

Find out the translation of marten to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of marten from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «marten» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

marta
570 millions of speakers

English

marten
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

नेवला
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الدلق
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

куница
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

marta
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মার্টেন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

martre
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Marten
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Marder
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

テン
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

담비
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Marten
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

một giống én
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கீரி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मार्टन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sansar
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

martora
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

kuna
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

куниця
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

jder
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κουνάβι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Marten
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

mård
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

marten
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of marten

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MARTEN»

The term «marten» is quite widely used and occupies the 30.920 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MARTEN» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «marten» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «marten» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about marten

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MARTEN»

Discover the use of marten in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to marten and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Critical Transitions in Nature and Society
Scheffer has always been a master at presenting complex issues in a simple way, and this book is no exception. This is a rare gem."--Jon Norberg, Stockholm University
Marten Scheffer, 2009
2
Human Ecology: Basic Concepts for Sustainable Development
First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Gerald G Marten, 2010
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Ecology of Shallow Lakes
Using a combination of empirical studies, experimental work and mathematical formulations, Scheffer presents a theoretical framework for understanding the dynamics of shallow lake communities.
Marten Scheffer, 2004
4
Birth in Babylonia and the Bible: Its Mediterranean Setting
Utilising material spanning 3000 years, this book examines childbirth in the Biblical and Babylonian world. Stol's scholarship has an extraordinary range.
Marten Stol, F. A. M. Wiggermann, 2000
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Waste
A spare and chilling account of the day-to-day experience of Sloper, a janitor in a big-city office building, Waste explores the import of the discarded—for those who generate it, those who dispose of it, and those who are themselves ...
Eugene Marten, 2013
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American Marten, Fisher, Lynx, and Wolverine: Survey Methods ...
In the Western U.S., the forest carnivores in this assessment are limited to boreal forest ecosystems.
Thomas E. Kucera, 1998
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Sing Not War: The Lives of Union and Confederate Veterans in ...
Marten explores how, after the Civil War, the white Confederate and Union army veterans reentered--or struggled to reenter--the lives and communities they had left behind.
James Marten, 2011
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International Wildlife Encyclopedia: Leopard - marten
This twenty-two volume set presents the appearance and behavior of thousands of species of animals along with species population and prospects for survival in a arranged alphabetically and easy-to-read format.
‎2002
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Epilepsy in Babylonia
This volume deals with material that was unavailable to O. Temkin, author of the classic "The Falling Sickness; A history of epilepsy from the Greeks to the beginning of modern neurology," (1971).
Marten Stol, 1993
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Enforcing the Peace: Learning from the Imperial Past
This daring new work argues that modern peacekeeping operations and military occupations bear a surprising resemblance to the imperialism practiced by liberal states a century ago.
Kimberly Zisk Marten, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MARTEN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term marten is used in the context of the following news items.
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Stephens & Co. Rating Update on Marten Transport, Ltd. (NASDAQ …
Equity Analysts at the Stephens & Co. maintains the rating on Marten Transport, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRTN). The brokerage firm has issued a ... «Money Flow Index, Jul 15»
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Pine Marten spotted in south Shropshire (From Ludlow Advertiser)
The Pine Marten was said to be extinct in England. Dave Pearce's photo of a Pine Marten in south Shropshire. Adrian Kibbler / 04:11 Tuesday ... «Ludlow Advertiser, Jul 15»
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Pine Marten spotted in south Shropshire (From Evesham Journal)
The Pine Marten was said to be extinct in England. Dave Pearce's photo of a Pine Marten in south Shropshire. Adrian Kibbler / 2 hours ago / Regional. Share. «Evesham Journal, Jul 15»
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(CBMX), WestRock Company (WRK), Marten … - WallStreet Scope
Mid-Day Changers: CombiMatrix Corporation (CBMX), WestRock Company (WRK), Marten Transport Ltd. (MRTN), American National ... «WallStreet Scope, Jul 15»
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Fund set up to help Shropshire pine marten research
Stuart Edmunds, of Shropshire Wildlife Trust, said: “The first pine marten in England for 100 years has been confirmed by Shropshire Wildlife ... «shropshirestar.com, Jul 15»
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Marten Transport Cut to "Sell" at Zacks (MRTN)
Marten Transport, Ltd logo Zacks downgraded shares of Marten Transport (NASDAQ:MRTN) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research ... «Mideast Time, Jul 15»
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Pine marten spotted in England for the first time in a century
The Telegraph previously described how the pine marten "has a fondness for jam sandwiches and chicken wings", and reports that the species ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
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Pre-Market News Report on: Marten Transport, (NASDAQ:MRTN …
Marten Transport, Ltd. (MRTN) stated a 5.4% enhance in net income to $8.4 million, or 25 cents per diluted share, for the second quarter ended ... «wsnewspublishers, Jul 15»
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Shining on Major News: Marten Transport Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRTN …
Marten Transport Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRTN) belongs to Services sector. Its net profit margin is 5.20% and weekly performance is -7.47%. On last ... «Stock Transcript, Jul 15»
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Services Sector Top Decliners: Jumei International Holding Limited …
Marten Transport Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRTN) shares decreased -12.63% in last trading session and ended the day at $19.93. MRTN Gross Margin is ... «Stock Transcript, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Marten [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/marten>. Sep 2019 ».
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