κάννα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Akkadian 𒄀 ‎(qanû, reed), from Sumerian 𒄀𒈾 ‎(gi.na). There are indications that it may have come through Pre-Greek.

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Noun[edit]

κάννα ‎(kánna) (genitive κάννας); f, first declension

  1. giant reed, Arundo donax
  2. reed mat

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