нана

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See also: няня, haha, hāhā, ha ha, ha-ha, and há há

Chechen[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nakh *nāna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

нана (nana?

  1. mother

Ingush[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nakh *nāna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

нана (nana?

  1. mother

Macedonian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Verb[edit]

нана (nanaimpf

  1. (intransitive, infantile) to sleep
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish نعنع(nane), from Arabic نَعْنَع(naʿnaʿ), نَعْنَاع(naʿnāʿ).

Noun[edit]

нана (nanaf

  1. (dialectal) mint
    Synonyms: мента (menta), нане (nane)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Of expressive/onomatopoetic origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

на́на f (Latin spelling nána)

  1. mother
  2. grandmother

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish نعنع(nane), from Arabic نَعْنَع(naʿnaʿ), نَعْنَاع(naʿnāʿ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nǎːna/
  • Hyphenation: на́‧на

Noun[edit]

на́на f (Latin spelling nána)

  1. mint
    Synonym: мѐтвица

References[edit]

  • нана” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • нана” in Hrvatski jezični portal