bannan

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bannaną (curse, forbid), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂- (say).

Germanic cognates: Old Frisian banna, Old Saxon bannan (Dutch bannen), Old High German bannan, Anglo-Norman banna (Swedish banna)

Indo-European cognates: Ancient Greek φάναι (phánai), Latin fari, fabula, Proto-Slavic *bājō- (Russian баю (baju)), Old Armenian բառ (baṙ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bannan

  1. to summon, especially by proclamation
    Leode tosomne bannan: to summon the people together. (Legend of St Andrew)

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bannaną (curse, forbid), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂- (say). Cognates include Old Frisian banna, Old English bannan, Dutch bannen, Old High German bannan, Anglo-Norman banna (Swedish banna), also Ancient Greek φάναι (phánai), Latin fari, fabula, Proto-Slavic *bājō- (Russian баю (baju)), Old Armenian բառ (baṙ).

Verb[edit]

bannan

  1. to forbid, curse

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

bannan m pl

  1. plural of bann

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

bannan

  1. definite singular of banna