ann

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See also: ANN, Ann, Ánn, ann., -ann, and Ann.

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin annata (income of a year,” also, “of half a year), from annus (year): compare French annate (annats).

Noun[edit]

ann (plural anns)

  1. (law, Scotland) A half year's stipend, over and above what is owing for the incumbency, due to a minister's heirs after his decease.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of annou from French à nous.

Adverb[edit]

ann

  1. Contraction of annou; let's

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ann

  1. there

Derived terms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ann (emphatic annsan)

  1. third-person singular masculine of i: in him, in it m

Noun[edit]

ann

  1. reduced form of inmhe, used only in the phrase in ann ("able")

Further reading[edit]

  • "ann" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • present” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • there” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Lombard[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin annus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ann m (usually invariable, plural agn)

  1. year

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ann

  1. there
    A bheil thu ann?Are you there?
  2. in existence, alive

Derived terms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ann

  1. in him
    Chan eil coire sam bith ann.There is no fault in him at all.
    Chan eil ann ach crochair.He is but a rascal.
  2. in it

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • A Pronouncing and Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language (John Grant, Edinburgh, 1925, Compiled by Malcolm MacLennan)

Vilamovian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ann

  1. plural of ān