anna

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hindi अन्न (anna, food, grain), आना (ānā), from Sanskrit अन्न (anna).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

anna (plural annas)

  1. A unit of currency in former British India equal to 12 pies or 116 rupee.

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

Afar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /anˈna/, [ʔʌnˈnʌ]
  • Hyphenation: an‧na

Noun[edit]

anná f 

  1. aunt

Declension[edit]

Declension of anná
absolutive anná
predicative anná
subjective anná
genitive anná
Postpositioned forms
l-case annál
k-case annák
t-case annát
h-case annáh

Coordinate terms[edit]

  • ábu (maternal uncle)
  • qámmi (paternal uncle)

References[edit]

  • E. M. Parker; R. J. Hayward (1985), “anna”, in An Afar-English-French dictionary (with Grammatical Notes in English), University of London, →ISBN
  • Mohamed Hassan Kamil (2015) L’afar: description grammaticale d’une langue couchitique (Djibouti, Erythrée et Ethiopie)[1], Paris: Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (doctoral thesis)

Akkadian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare 𒌑𒆷 (ula, not).

Pronunciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

anna (Old Babylonian, Standard Babylonian, Nuzi, El-Amarna)

  1.  yes, certainly
    Antonym: 𒌌𒆷 (ulla)
    𒅗𒋗 𒀭𒈾 𒊮𒋗 𒌌𒆷
    [pīšu anna, libbašu ulla]
    KA-šu an-na ŠA₃-šu ul-la
    There is a yes in his mouth, but a no in his heart.

Alternative forms[edit]

Cuneiform spellings
Phonetic

References[edit]

  • anna”, in The Assyrian Dictionary of the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago (CAD), Chicago: University of Chicago Oriental Institute, 1956–2011
  • Black, Jeremy; George, Andrew; Postgate, Nicholas (2000), “anna”, in A Concise Dictionary of Akkadian, 2nd corrected edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz Verlag

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑnːɑˣ/, [ˈɑ̝nːɑ̝(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -ɑnːɑ
  • Syllabification(key): an‧na

Verb[edit]

anna

  1. inflection of antaa:
    1. present active indicative connegative
    2. second-person singular present imperative
    3. second-person singular present active imperative connegative

Anagrams[edit]

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

anna

  1. Romanization of 𐌰𐌽𐌽𐌰

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse anna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

anna (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative annaði, supine annað)

  1. (transitive, with dative) to manage, be able to do
  2. (reflexive, with dative) to care for, see to

Conjugation[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Ingrian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

anna

  1. inflection of antaa:
    1. present indicative connegative
    2. second-person singular imperative
    3. second-person singular imperative connegative

References[edit]

  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 16

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

anna

  1. Rōmaji transcription of あんな

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

annā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of annō

References[edit]

  • anna”, in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • anna in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • anna”, in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

Maquiritari[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Cariban [Term?]; compare Trió anna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

anna

  1. central ground, central space, in particular:
    1. central room of a village roundhouse, where unmarried men sleep and ritual activities take place
    2. (in modern, more dispersed villages) central field of a village community where the roundhouse is located, or the roundhouse itself

References[edit]

  • Cáceres, Natalia (2011), “anna”, in Grammaire Fonctionnelle-Typologique du Ye’kwana, Lyon
  • Hall, Katherine Lee (1988), “anna'ka”, in The morphosyntax of discourse in De'kwana Carib, volume I and II, Saint Louis, Missouri: PhD Thesis, Washington University
  • Hall, Katherine (2007), “annai”, in Mary Ritchie Key & Bernard Comrie, editors, The Intercontinental Dictionary Series[2], Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, published 2021
  • Guss, David M. (1989) To Weave and Sing: Art, Symbol, and Narrative in the South American Rain Forest, Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, →ISBN, page 22–26, 32, 34
  • Monterrey, Nalúa Rosa Silva (2012) Hombres de curiara y mujeres de conuco. Etnografía de los indigenas Ye’kwana de Venezuela, Ciudad Bolívar: Universidad Nacional Experimental de Guayana, page 49–50

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Determiner[edit]

anna

  1. feminine singular of annen
  2. neuter singular of annen

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Determiner[edit]

anna

  1. feminine singular of annan
  2. neuter singular of annan

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: an‧na

Verb[edit]

anna

  1. to be able to do
  2. to bring to completion

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • anna”, in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • anna in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • anna”, in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Sanskrit अन्न (anna, food).

Noun[edit]

anna n

  1. food, especially boiled rice
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See annā

Noun[edit]

anna

  1. vocative singular of annā (mummy)

Sidamo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Cushitic. Cognates include Burji anaa and Hadiyya anna.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈanːa/
  • Hyphenation: an‧na

Noun[edit]

anna m (plural annuuwa f)

  1. father

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Kazuhiro Kawachi (2007) A grammar of Sidaama (Sidamo), a Cushitic language of Ethiopia, page 82
  • Gizaw Shimelis, editor (2007), “anna”, in Sidaama-Amharic-English dictionary, Addis Ababa: Sidama Information and Culture department

Trió[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Cariban [Term?]; compare Maquiritari anna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

anna

  1. central field of a village community where a large meeting house is typically located; village square

References[edit]

  • Meira, Sérgio (1999), “anna”, in A Grammar of Tiriyó, Houston, page 648
  • Carlin, Eithne (2004) A Grammar of Trio: A Cariban Language of Suriname, Frankfurt am Main, page 22

Turkmen[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Common Turkic *adna, from Persian آدینه(âdine).

Noun[edit]

anna (definite accusative annany, plural annalar)

  1. Friday