אן

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Aramaic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

אן (transliteration needed)

  1. if

Judeo-Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic أَنْ (ʾan).

Conjunction[edit]

אן (ʾan)

  1. to
    • Genesis 1:3 in Saadia Gaon's Tafsir (circa 10th century)
      ושא אללה אן יכון נור פכאן נור׃
      wašāʾa llāhu ʾan yakūnu nūrun fakāna nūrun.
      And God willed there to be light, and then there was light.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic أَنَّ (ʾanna).

Conjunction[edit]

אן (ʾanna)

  1. that

Etymology 3[edit]

From Arabic إِنْ (ʾin).

Conjunction[edit]

אן (ʾin)

  1. if

Etymology 4[edit]

From Arabic إِنَّ (ʾinna).

Particle[edit]

אן (ʾinna)

  1. indeed
    • Exodus 10:1 in Saadia Gaon's Tafsir (circa 10th century)
      תׄם קאל אללה למוסי אדכׄל אלי פרעון פאני קד קוית קלבה וקלב קואדה לכי אחל אפאתי הדׄה בהם׃
      ṯumma qāla llāhu limūsā dḵul ʾilā firʿawna faʾinnī qad qawwaytu qalbahu waqalba quwwādihi likay ʾuḥilla ʾāfātī hāḏihi bahum.
      Then God said to Moses: Come to Pharaoh for [indeed] I have just strengthened his heart and the the heart of his commanders so that I might set upon them these my plagues.

Yiddish[edit]

Article[edit]

אן (an)

  1. (nonstandard) Unpointed form of אַן (an).

Preposition[edit]

אן (on)

  1. (nonstandard) Unpointed form of אָן (on).