tana

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See also: Tana, täna, tänä, taña, and tą́na

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

tana (plural tanas)

  1. The banxring or tree shrew.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Buginese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Malay tanah

Noun[edit]

tana (lontara ᨈᨊ)

  1. land
  2. soil
  3. country

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

tana

  1. young bull

Declension[edit]


Hausa[edit]

Noun[edit]

tānā f

  1. earthworm
  2. (dialectal, chiefly anatomy) membrane covering a body part
  3. (dialectal) thin, sometimes crispy skin (e.g., on roasted chicken)

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tana f (plural tane)

  1. lair, den
  2. burrow (rabbit etc)
  3. hideout

Anagrams[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

tana

  1. rōmaji reading of たな

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish tanae, from Proto-Celtic *tanawyos, from Proto-Indo-European *ténh₂us.

Adjective[edit]

tana (comparative taine)

  1. thin (not thick)
  2. thin (not dense)
  3. shallow (water)
  4. thin, runny (liquid)
  5. flimsy (material)

Derived terms[edit]