tian

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See also: tiān, tián, tiǎn, and tiàn

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Provençal French tian, from Ancient Greek τήγανον (tḗganon).

Noun[edit]

tian (plural tians)

  1. An oval cooking-pot, traditionally used in Provence.

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Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tian

  1. accusative singular of tia

Adverb[edit]

tian

  1. Obsolete form of tiam.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τήγανον (tḗganon).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tian m (plural tians)

  1. tian, cooking-pot

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Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

tian

  1. Nonstandard spelling of tiān.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of tián.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of tiǎn.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of tiàn.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tian

  1. definite singular of tia