canne

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See also: canné

English[edit]

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canne

  1. Obsolete spelling of can

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin canna (reed), from Ancient Greek κάννα (kánna, reed), from Akkadian 𒄀 (qanû, reed), from Sumerian 𒄀𒈾 (gi.na).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kan/
  • (file)
  • Homophones: cannes, Cannes

Noun[edit]

canne f (plural cannes)

  1. cane; stick
  2. (familiar) peg; leg
  3. rod; fishing rod

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

canne f pl

  1. plural of canna

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English canne, from Proto-Germanic *kannǭ.

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Noun[edit]

canne (plural cannes)

  1. A pitcher or cup; a container for liquid.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old French cane.

Noun[edit]

canne

  1. Alternative form of cane

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Norse kanna (big cup).

Noun[edit]

canne f (plural cannes)

  1. (Jersey) jug, can

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kannǭ.

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Noun[edit]

canne f (nominative plural cannan)

  1. A can; cup; crater

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