än

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

än

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter N/n.

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North Frisian[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

än

  1. (Mooring Dialect) and

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse enn, from Proto-Germanic *andi, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂entí.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛnː/
  • (file)
  • Homophones: en, N, n

Adverb[edit]

än (not comparable)

  1. still, yet (about time)
    Är du kvar än?
    Are you still here?
    Det är inte midnatt än
    It is not midnight yet.
  2. no matter
    Hur jag än försökte, kunde jag inte öppna mina ögon.
    No matter how I tried, I could not open my eyes.

Synonyms[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

än

  1. than; in comparisons, states a relationship
    Han är större än du tror (att han är).
    He is bigger than you think (he is).

Noun[edit]

än

  1. indefinite plural of ä

Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse en, enn, an (but, than (then)); possibly from Proto-Germanic *þan by loss of þ, or from acc. sing. m. of *iz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

än

  1. than
    Hä jär radänä driikk än sup vä skeda
    Drinking is quicker than eating with spoon.