safran

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: Safran, šafran, and šafrán

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French safran, from Old French safran (saffron), from Medieval Latin safranum, from Middle Persian زر پران (zar parān), from Persian زعفران (zafarān), from Arabic زَعْفَرَان (za'farān).

Noun[edit]

safran n (genitive singular safrans, uncountable)

  1. saffron

Declension[edit]

n3s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative safran safranið
Accusative safran safranið
Dative safrani safraninum
Genitive safrans safransins

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French safran (saffron), from Medieval Latin safranum, from Middle Persian زر پران (zar parān), from Persian زعفران (zafarān), from Arabic زَعْفَرَان (za'farān).

Noun[edit]

safran m (plural safrans)

  1. saffron

Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian زر پران (zar parān), from Farsi زعفران (zafarān), from Arabic زَعْفَرَان (za'farān), from Old French safran (saffron), from Medieval Latin safranum.

Noun[edit]

safran m (usually uncountable)

  1. saffron
  2. gold dust
  3. gold petals

Synonyms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Noun[edit]

safran m (definite singular safranen)

  1. saffron (seasoning or dye)

Related terms[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Noun[edit]

safran m (definite singular safranen)

  1. saffron (seasoning or dye)

Related terms[edit]


Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian زر پران (zar parān), from Farsi زعفران (zafarān), from Medieval Latin safranum, from Arabic زَعْفَرَان (za'farān).

Noun[edit]

safran m (oblique plural safrans, nominative singular safrans, nominative plural safran)

  1. saffron

Descendants[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

safran

  1. saffron (plant)


This Turkish entry was created from the translations listed at saffron. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see safran in the Turkish Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) July 2010