abano

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Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish habano.

Noun[edit]

abáno

  1. a cigar made by machinery

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

abano m (plural abanos)

  1. ceiling fan
  2. fly-chaser (tool to chase flies from an area)

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abano

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of abanar.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a- + Latin vannus (winnowing basket).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abano m (plural abanos)

  1. fan (hand-held device waved back and forth in order to move air or cool oneself)
  2. the act of waving (moving something back and forth repeatedly)

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Verb[edit]

abano

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of abanar