rán

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See also: ran, rǎn, ràn, and RAN

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse rán (robbery, theft), from Proto-Germanic *rahna-. Cognates include Swedish rån and Danish ran.[1]

Noun[edit]

rán n

  1. robbery

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Alf Torp, "Nynorsk Etymologisk Ordbok", Oslo 1992 (reprint), ISBN 82-90520-17-4; rana 1

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Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

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Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *-raːnʔ

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

rán ()

  1. (dialectal, chiefly in Northern dialects) to fry

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Usage notes[edit]

  • Although rán and chiên are two dialectal varieties and usually interchangeable, there are some fixed expressions such as gà rán, cơm chiên, xôi chiên