iguana

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Spanish iguana, from Taíno *iwana.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

iguana (plural iguanas)

  1. Any of several members of the lizard family Iguanidae.
  2. Any member of the genus Iguana.
  3. A green iguana (Iguana iguana); a large tropical American lizard often kept as a pet.
  4. One of various other lizards, including Australian goannas.

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Translations[edit]

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

iguana f (plural iguanas)

  1. iguana

Italian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

iguana f (plural iguane)

  1. iguana

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

iguana

  1. Rōmaji transcription of イグアナ

Kikuyu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Reciprocal form of kũigua (to hear);[1] literally, “to hear each other”.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

iguana (infinitive kũiguana)

  1. to agree[1]
  2. to be reconciled[1]
  3. to be in one mind[1]
  4. to be friendly[1]
    mũiguanĩte ta gĩkwa na mũkũngũgũ. - You (plural) agree like David and Jonathan.[2]

Related terms[edit]

(Nouns)

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 “igua” in Benson, T.G. (1964). Kikuyu-English dictionary, p. 183. Oxford: Clarendon Press.
  2. ^ Barra, G. (1960). 1,000 Kikuyu proverbs: with translations and English equivalents, p. 85. London: Macmillan.

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish iguana, from Taíno *iwana.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /i.ɡuˈ(w)a.na/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

iguana f

  1. iguana

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

iguana f (plural iguanas)

  1. iguana

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Taíno *iwana.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /iˈɡwana/, [iˈɣwana]

Noun[edit]

iguana f (plural iguanas)

  1. iguana

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Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [iɡʋˈɑnɑ]
  • Hyphenation: i‧gu‧a‧na

Noun[edit]

iguana (definite accusative iguanayı, plural iguanalar)

  1. iguana

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative iguana
Definite accusative iguanayı
Singular Plural
Nominative iguana iguanalar
Definite accusative iguanayı iguanaları
Dative iguanaya iguanalara
Locative iguanada iguanalarda
Ablative iguanadan iguanalardan
Genitive iguananın iguanaların