abano

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See also: abanó, abaño, and abañó

Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish habano.

Noun[edit]

abáno

  1. a cigar made by machinery

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a- + Latin vannus (winnowing basket).

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Noun[edit]

abano m (plural abanos)

  1. fan (hand-held device waved back and forth in order to move air or cool oneself)
    Synonyms: abanador, flabelo, leque, ventarola
  2. the act of waving (moving something back and forth repeatedly)

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Verb[edit]

abano

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of abanar

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese abano.

Noun[edit]

abano m (plural abanos)

  1. ceiling fan
    Synonyms: abanico, ventilador
  2. fly-chaser (tool to chase flies from an area)
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Etymology 2[edit]

See etymology on the main entry.

Verb[edit]

abano

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of abanar.

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