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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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#1 **mathematics**

French: mathématiques

Italian: matematica

Spanish: matemática

German: Mathematik

Portuguese: matemática

Dutch: wiskunde

Swedish: matematik

Danish: matematik

Norwegian: matematikk

Finnish: matematiikka

Icelandic: stærðfræði

#2 **algebra**

French: algèbre

Italian: algebra

Spanish: álgebra

German: Algebra

Portuguese: álgebra

Dutch: algebra

Swedish: algebra

Danish: algebra

Norwegian: algebra

Finnish: algebra

Icelandic: algebra

*Last edited by JaneFairfax (2009-01-27 14:34:16)*

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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#3 **number**

French: nombre

Italian: numero

Spanish: número

German: Zahl

Portuguese: número

Dutch: getal

Swedish: tal

Danish: tal

Norwegian: tall

Finnish: luku

Icelandic: tala

#4 **integer**

French: entier relatif

Italian: numero intero

Spanish: número entero

German: ganze Zahl

Portuguese: número inteiro

Dutch: geheel getal

Swedish: heltal

Danish: heltal

Norwegian: heltall

Finnish: kokonaisluku

Icelandic: heiltala

#5 **rational number**

French: nombre rationnel

Italian: numero razionale

Spanish: número racional

German: rationale Zahl

Portuguese: número racional

Dutch: rationaal getal

Swedish: rationellt tal

Danish: rationalt tal

Norwegian: rasjionalt tall

Finnish: rationaaliluku

Icelandic: ræð tala

#6 **real number**

French: nombre réel

Italian: numero reale

Spanish: número real

German: reelle Zahl

Portuguese: número real

Dutch: reëel getal

Swedish: reellt tal

Danish: reelt tal

Norwegian: reelt tall

Finnish: reaaliluku

Icelandic: rauntala

#7 **complex number**

French: nombre complexe

Italian: numero complesso

Spanish: número complejo

German: komplexe Zahl

Portuguese: número complexo

Dutch: complex getal

Swedish: komplext tal

Danish: komplekst tal

Norwegian: komplekst tall

Finnish: kompleksiluku

Icelandic: tvinntala

*Last edited by JaneFairfax (2009-02-20 03:53:39)*

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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#8 **arithmetic**

French: arithmétique

Italian: aritmetica

Spanish: aritmética

German: Arithmetik

Portuguese: aritmética

Dutch: rekenen

Swedish: aritmetik

Danish: aritmetik

Norwegian: aritmetikk

Finnish: aritmetiikka

Icelandic: talnareikningur

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**Ricky****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-12-04
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What about Arabic (especially for Algebra... )

"In the real world, this would be a problem. But in mathematics, we can just define a place where this problem doesn't exist. So we'll go ahead and do that now..."

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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Im concentrating on my favourite 11 foreign languages.

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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#9 **addition**

French: addition

Italian: addizione

Spanish: adición

German: Addition

Portuguese: adição

Dutch: optellen

Swedish: addition

Danish: addition

Norwegian: addisjon

Finnish: yhteenlasku

Icelandic: samlagning

#10 **subtraction**

French: soustraction

Italian: sottrazione

Spanish: sustracción

German: Subtraktion

Portuguese: subtracção

Dutch: aftrekken

Swedish: subtraktion

Danish: subtraktion

Norwegian: subtraksjon

Finnish: vähennyslasku

Icelandic: rádráttur

#11 **multiplication**

French: multiplication

Italian: moltiplicazione

Spanish: multiplicación

German: Multiplikation

Portuguese: multiplicação

Dutch: vermenigvuldigen

Swedish: multiplikation

Danish: multiplikation

Norwegian: multiplikasjon

Finnish: kertolasku

Icelandic: margföldun

#12 **division**

French: division

Italian: divisione

Spanish: división

German: Division

Portuguese: divisão

Dutch: delen

Swedish: division

Danish: division

Norwegian: divisjon

Finnish: jakolasku

Icelandic: deiling

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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Ill be getting on to that.

Aw, I didnt know I had any fans.

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**George,Y****Member**- Registered: 2006-03-12
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数学

**X'(y-Xβ)=0**

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**careless25****Real Member**- Registered: 2008-07-24
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Haha now JFF has to be careful, she cant do anything wrong!:P

And now i jealous...

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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#13 **geometry**

French: géométrie

Italian: geometria

Spanish: geometría

German: Geometrie

Portuguese: geometria

Dutch: meetkunde

Swedish: geometri

Danish: geometri

Norwegian: geometri

Finnish: geometria

Icelandic: rúmfræði

#14 **circle**

French: cercle

Italian: cerchio

Spanish: círculo

German: Kreis

Portuguese: círculo

Dutch: cirkel

Swedish: cirkel

Danish: cirkel

Norwegian: sirkel

Finnish: ympyrä

Icelandic: hringur

#15 **triangle**

French: triangle

Italian: triangolo

Spanish: triángulo

German: Dreieck

Portuguese: triângulo

Dutch: driehoek

Swedish: triangel

Danish: trekant

Norwegian: trekant

Finnish: kolmio

Icelandic: þríhyrningur

#16 **square**

French: carré

Italian: quadrato

Spanish: cuadrado

German: Quadrat

Portuguese: quadrado

Dutch: vierkant

Swedish: fyrkant

Danish: kvadrat

Norwegian: kvadrat

Finnish: neliö

Icelandic: ferningur

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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#17 **trigonometry**

French: trigonométrie

Italian: trigonometria

Spanish: trigonometría

German: Trigonometrie

Portuguese: trigonometria

Dutch: goniometrie

Swedish: trigonometri

Danish: trigonometri

Norwegian: trigonometri

Finnish: trigonometria

Icelandic: hornafræði

#18 **sine**

French: sinus

Italian: seno

Spanish: seno

German: Sinus

Portuguese: seno

Dutch: sinus

Swedish: sinus

Danish: sinus

Norwegian: sinus

Finnish: sini

Icelandic: sinus

#19 **cosine**

French: cosinus

Italian: coseno

Spanish: coseno

German: Kosinus

Portuguese: co-seno

Dutch: cosinus

Swedish: cosinus

Danish: cosinus

Norwegian: cosinus

Finnish: kosini

Icelandic: kósinus

#20 **tangent**

French: tangente

Italian: tangente

Spanish: tangente

German: Tangens

Portuguese: tangente

Dutch: tangens

Swedish: tangens

Danish: tangens

Norwegian: tangens

Finnish: tangentti

Icelandic: tangens

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**charismath****Member**- Registered: 2009-01-23
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Careless25 I'm a fan of Ganesh and JaneFairfax..

Am Stram Gram Spam

<3 GCJLT

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**careless25****Real Member**- Registered: 2008-07-24
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Charismath( i like your name 2, creative)

good job on hide tag! you got it on your first try!

Haha i m not so jealous now...

*Last edited by careless25 (2009-01-31 05:55:29)*

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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#21 **calculus**

French: calcul infinitésimal

Italian: calcolo infinitesimale

Spanish: cálculo infinitesimal

German: Infinitesimalrechnung

Portuguese: cálculo

Dutch: calculus

Swedish: kalkyl

Danish: infinitesimalregning

Norwegian: kalkulus

Finnish: laskenta

Icelandic: örsmæðareikningur

#22 **derivative**

French: dérivée

Italian: derivata

Spanish: derivada

German: Ableitung

Portuguese: derivada

Dutch: afgeleide

Swedish: derivata

Danish: afledede

Norwegian: deriverte

Finnish: derivaatta

Icelandic: afleiða

#23 **integral**

French: intégrale

Italian: integrale

Spanish: integral

German: Integral

Portuguese: integral

Dutch: integraal

Swedish: integral

Danish: integral

Norwegian: integral

Finnish: integraali

Icelandic: heildi

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**careless25****Real Member**- Registered: 2008-07-24
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i think she speaks most of them. i wouldnt be surprised, she loves languages and math.

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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charismath wrote:

my english is not the best in the country..

am trying to improve it and i'm sure Ganesh's English puzzles will prove helpful:D

Thanks, charismath!

I shall do all I can.

Character is who you are when no one is looking.

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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#24 **linear algebra**

French: algèbre linéaire

Italian: algebra lineare

Spanish: álgebra lineal

German: lineare Algebra

Portuguese: álgebra linear

Dutch: lineaire algebra

Swedish: linjär algebra

Danish: lineær algebra

Norwegian: lineær algebra

Finnish: lineaarialgebra

Icelandic: línuleg algebra

#25 **vector space**

French: espace vectoriel

Italian: spazio vettoriale

Spanish: espacio vectorial

German: Vektorraum

Portuguese: espaço vectorial

Dutch: vectorruimte

Swedish: vektorrum

Danish: vektorrum

Norwegian: vektorrom

Finnish: vektoriavaruus

Icelandic: vigurrúm

#26 **matrix**

French: matrice

Italian: matrice

Spanish: matriz

German: Matrix

Portuguese: matriz

Dutch: matrix

Swedish: matris

Danish: matrix

Norwegian: matrise

Finnish: matriisi

Icelandic: fylki

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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#27 **if and only if (iff)**

French: si et seulement si (ssi)

Italian: se e solo se (sse)

Spanish: si y sólo si (ssi/sii)

German: gilt dann und nur dann, wenn (gdw)

Portuguese: se e somente se (sse)

Dutch: dan en slechts dan als (desda)

Swedish: om och endast om (omm)

Danish: hvis og kun hvis (hviss)

Norwegian: hvis og bare hvis (hviss)

Finnish: jos ja vain jos (joss)

Icelandic: ef og aðeins ef (eff)

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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#28 **abstract algebra**

French: algèbre abstraite

Italian: algebra abstratta

Spanish: álgebra abstracta

German: abstrakte Algebra

Portuguese: álgebra abstracta

Dutch: abstracte algebra

Swedish: abstrakt algebra

Danish: abstrakt algebra

Norwegian: abstrakt algebra

Finnish: abstrakti algebra

Icelandic: hrein algebra

#29 **group**

French: group

Italian: gruppo

Spanish: grupo

German: Gruppe

Portuguese: grupo

Dutch: groep

Swedish: grupp

Danish: gruppe

Norwegian: gruppr

Finnish: ryhmä

Icelandic: grúpa

#30 **ring**

French: anneau

Italian: anello

Spanish: anillo

German: Ring

Portuguese: anel

Dutch: ring

Swedish: ring

Danish: ring

Norwegian: ring

Finnish: rengas

Icelandic: baugur

#31 **field**

French: corps

Italian: campo

Spanish: cuerpo

German: Körper

Portuguese: corpo

Dutch: lichaam

Swedish: kropp

Danish: legeme

Norwegian: kropp

Finnish: kunta

Icelandic: svið

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**mathsmypassion****Member**- Registered: 2008-12-01
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I can add to your list romanian version for each term. Anyone interested?

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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Yes, if you like.

I already know the names in Romanian and many other languages, but, as I said, I am only concentrating on my favourite 11 foreign languages.

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**mathsmypassion****Member**- Registered: 2008-12-01
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That's nice, Jane. I know that you can find them.

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**KittyMcLaren****Member**- Registered: 2009-02-19
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Hi

In Norwegian, "number" can also be called "nummer".

Also, "rational number" is spelled "rasjonelt tall".

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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Thanks, **KittyMcLaren**!

#32 **topology**

French: topologie

Italian: topologia

Spanish: topología

German: Topologie

Portuguese: topologia

Dutch: topologie

Swedish: topologi

Danish: topologi

Norwegian: topologi

Finnish: topologia

Icelandic: grannfræði

#33 **metric space**

French: espace métrique

Italian: spazio metrico

Spanish: espacio métrico

German: metrischer Raum

Portuguese: espaço métrico

Dutch: metrische ruimte

Swedish: metriskt rum

Danish: metrisk rum

Norwegian: metrisk rom

Finnish: metrinen avaruus

Icelandic: firðrúm

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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#34 **set**

French: ensemble

Italian: insieme

Spanish: conjunto

German: Menge

Portuguese: conjunto

Dutch: verzameling

Swedish: mängd

Danish: mængde

Norwegian: mengde

Finnish: joukko

Icelandic: mengi

#35 **function**

French: fonction

Italian: funzione

Spanish: función

German: Funktion

Portuguese: função

Dutch: functie

Swedish: funktion

Danish: funktion

Norwegian: funksjon

Finnish: funktio

Icelandic: fall

#36 **bijective**

French: bijectif

Italian: biettivo

Spanish: biyectivo

German: bijektiv

Portuguese: bijectivo

Dutch: bijektieve

Swedish: bijektiv

Danish: bijektiv

Norwegian: bijektiv

Finnish: bijektiivinen

Icelandic: gagntækur

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