Ananas

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: ananas, anánas, ananás, and ananas'

Translingual[edit]

Ananas nanus

Etymology[edit]

From Old Tupi nanas (excellent fruit).

Proper noun[edit]

Ananas m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Bromeliaceae – pineapple and similar plants.

Hypernyms[edit]

Hyponyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Tupi nanas (excellent fruit), via Spanish or French.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈananas]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: A‧na‧nas

Noun[edit]

Ananas f (genitive Ananas, plural Ananasse or Ananas)

  1. Pineapple
  2. Pineapples
    • 1839, Jakob Ernst von Reider, Die treue Kundgebung des Geheimnisses, Augsburg, page 16:
      Die Arten der Ananas. Die Pflanze. Man kennt über 15 Arten Ananas.

Declension[edit]

or

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Luxembourgish[edit]

Noun[edit]

Ananas m (plural Ananassen)

  1. pineapple