ananass

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See also: ananāss

Estonian[edit]

ananass

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Old Tupi nanas (excellent fruit) or Guaraní naná, through Portuguese ananás.

Noun[edit]

ananass (genitive ananassi, partitive ananassi)

  1. pineapple

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Latvian[edit]

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 ananass on Latvian Wikipedia
Ananass (1)
Ananass (2)

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Ananas, from Portuguese ananás, originally from Old Tupi nanas (excellent fruit).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ananas]
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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 ananasusto cultivate pineapples
    svarīgs kultūraugs ir ananass, kas savvaļā aug Vidusamerikāthe pineapple, which grows wild in Central America, is an important crop
  2. pineapple (the fruit of this plant)
    ananasu sulapineapple juice
    konservēti ananasicanned pineapples

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