Χανάαν

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of unknown origin, cognate with Hebrew כְּנַעַן(k'ná'an).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Proper noun[edit]

Χᾰνᾰ́ᾰν ‎(Khanáanm, f ‎(genitive Χᾰνᾰ́ᾰν)

  1. Canaan, a son of Ham in the Torah.
  2. Canaan, an ancient region corresponding to the Levant.

Inflection[edit]

Only the place name takes a definite article. Since the place name is feminine, it takes a feminine article.

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