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), passive participle مَدِين(madīn) or مَدْيُون(madyūn)

  1. to judge
    كَمَا تَدِينُ تُدَانُ‎‎
    kamā tadīnu tudānu
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 37:53:
      أَإِذَا مِتْنَا وَكُنَّا تُرَابًا وَعِظَامًا أَإِنَّا لَمَدِينُونَ
      ʾaʾiḏā mitnā wakunnā turāban waʿiẓāman ʾaʾinnā lamadīnūna
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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

  1. (intransitive) to hold religion.

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Central Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Verb[edit]

دان (dan)

  1. to give

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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Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

دان (dân)

  1. present stem form of دانستن