banan

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See also: banán and bañan

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

banan (plural banans)

  1. (rare, informal) Banana.

Azeri[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic банан
Roman banan
Perso-Arabic بانان

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Russian бана́н (banán), from French banane, from Portuguese banana or Spanish banana. Ultimately from Wolof banaana.

Noun[edit]

banan (definite accusative bananı, plural bananlar)

  1. banana

Declension[edit]


Bambara[edit]

Noun[edit]

banan

  1. kapok tree (Ceiba pentandra)

Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French banane, from Portuguese banana or Spanish banana, from Wolof banaana.

Noun[edit]

banan c (singular definite bananen, plural indefinite bananer)

  1. banana (fruit)

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

banan

  1. accusative singular of bana

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Danish banan, from French banane, from Portuguese banana or Spanish banana, from Wolof banaana.

Noun[edit]

banan f (genitive singular bananar, plural bananir)

  1. banana (fruit)

Derived terms[edit]

Inflection[edit]

Declension of banan
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative banan bananin bananir bananirnar
accusative banan bananina bananir bananirnar
dative banan bananini bananum bananunum
genitive bananar bananarinnar banana banananna

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From either Mande or Wolof banaana, via Spanish banana or Portuguese banana.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ba.naːn/, [bɑ.ˈnaːn]

Noun[edit]

banan m (definite singular bananen, indefinite plural bananer, definite plural bananene)

  1. a banana (fruit)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From either Mande or Wolof banaana, via Spanish banana or Portuguese banana.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ba.naːn/, [bɑ.ˈnaːn]

Noun[edit]

banan m (definite singular bananen, indefinite plural bananar, definite plural bananane)

  1. banana (fruit)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese banana, from Wolof banaana.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

banan m anim

  1. banana

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • banan in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Portuguese or Spanish banana, from Wolof banaana, of unknown origin, potentially from Arabic بَنَان (banān, fingertip, banana). Cognate with Danish banan, Norwegian banan, English banana, Dutch banaan and German Banane.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

banan c

  1. a banana
Declension[edit]
Declension of banan 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative banan bananen bananer bananerna
Genitive banans bananens bananers bananernas
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

banan

  1. definite singular of bana

References[edit]


Turkmen[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Russian бана́н (banán), from French banane, from Portuguese banana or Spanish banana, from Wolof banaana.

Noun[edit]

banan (definite accusative banany, plural bananlar)

  1. banana

Uzbek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Russian бана́н (banán), from French banane, from Portuguese banana or Spanish banana, from Wolof banaana.

Noun[edit]

banan (plural bananlar)

  1. banana