kaan

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See also: Kaan, kāān̄, -kaan, kaʼan, and -kään

Balantak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kaən, from Proto-Austronesian *kaən.

Verb[edit]

kaan (actor voice mangkaan)

  1. (transitive) to eat

Derived terms[edit]

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

kaan

  1. first-person singular present indicative of kanen
  2. imperative of kanen

Anagrams[edit]


Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

kaan (genitive kaani, partitive kaani)

  1. (zoology) leech

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Further reading[edit]

  • kaan in Eesti keele seletav sõnaraamat

Isthmus Mixe[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaan

  1. salt

References[edit]

  • Dieterman, Julia; McCarty, James Michael, Jr.; Castañón López, Victoriano; Castañón Eugenio, María Dolores (2018) Breve diccionario del mixe del Istmo: Mogoñé Viejo, Oaxaca (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 52)‎[1] (in Spanish), Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., page 27

Middle French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French [Term?], borrowed from Persian خان‎. See it and English khan for more details.

Noun[edit]

kaan m (plural kaans)

  1. khan (ruler or sovereign)

Descendants[edit]

  • French: khan

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Shabo[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaan

  1. dog

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Yucatec Maya[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Mayan *kaahn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaan (plural kaanoʼob)

  1. snake
  2. worm

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Beltrán de Santa Rosa María, Pedro (1746) Arte de el idioma maya reducido a succintas reglas, y semilexicon yucateco (in Spanish), Mexico: Por la Biuda de D. Joseph Bernardo de Hogal, page 176: “Culebra. Can.”
  • Montgomery, John (2004) Maya-English, English-Maya (Yucatec) Dictionary & Phrasebook, New York: Hippocrene Books, Inc., →ISBN, page 60