chana

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See also: Chana and chànà

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Hindi चना (canā), from Sanskrit चणक (caṇaka).

Noun[edit]

chana (uncountable)

  1. (India cooking) A dish principally made from chickpeas or chickpea paste.

Aka-Bea[edit]

Noun[edit]

chana

  1. woman; (before a name) Mrs

Irish[edit]

Verb[edit]

chana

  1. Lenited form of cana.

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cana chana gcana
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

chana m

  1. Lenited form of cana.

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
cana chana cana
pronounced with /ɡ(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Polish[edit]

Noun[edit]

chana m

  1. genitive singular of chan
  2. accusative singular of chan

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

chana f (plural chanas)

  1. (geography) savanna (tropical grassland with scattered trees)

Synonyms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

chana f (plural chanas)

  1. (Chile, slang) Term applied to a lower‐class woman not desired for a longer relationship.

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

chana

  1. Aspirate mutation of cana.

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cana gana nghana chana
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.