دان

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root د ي ن(d-y-n). Compare Hebrew דן‎.

Verb[edit]

دَانَ (dāna) I, non-past يَدِينُ‎‎ (yadīnu), passive participle مَدِين(madīn) or مَدْيُون(madyūn)

  1. to owe (money)
  2. to borrow
  3. to lend
  4. to compel
  5. to render contemptible
  6. to submit, to yield, to obey

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دَانَ (dāna) I, non-past يَدِينُ‎‎ (yadīnu)

  1. (intransitive) to hold religion.

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Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *deh₃- (to give).

Verb[edit]

دان (dan)

  1. give (transfer the possession of something to someone else)


This Kurdish entry was created from the translations listed at give. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see دان in the Kurdish Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) December 2007


Malay[edit]

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Conjunction[edit]

دان (Rumi spelling dan‎)

  1. and (used to connect two similar words, phrases, et cetera)

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: dan

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian [script needed] (dʾn' /dān/), from Proto-Iranian *daHnáH, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *dʰaHnáH, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰoHnéh₂.

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Noun[edit]

دان (dân)

  1. grain

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Persian [script needed] (-dʾn' /-dān/).

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Suffix[edit]

ـدان (-dân)

  1. holder, container

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