ananass

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Estonian[edit]

ananass

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ananass ‎(genitive ananassi, partitive ananassi)

  1. pineapple

Declension[edit]

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Latvian[edit]

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Ananass (1)
Ananass (2)

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Etymology[edit]

Via other European languages, apparently a borrowing from Tupinambá nana ‎(pineapple), or maybe from some other South American language in contact with Tupinambá.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ananass m (1st declension)

  1. pineapple (tropical plant with big, juicy, aromatic fruit, esp. Ananas comosus or sativus)
    ananasu plantācijaspineapple plantations
    kultivēt ananasus — to cultivate pineapples
    svarīgs kultūraugs ir ananass, kas savvaļā aug Vidusamerikā — the pineapple, which grows wild in Central America, is an important crop
  2. pineapple (the fruit of this plant)
    ananasu sulapineapple juice
    konservēti ananasi — canned pineapples

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