kanna

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See also: Kanna and känna

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

kanna (uncountable)

  1. Sceletium tortuosum, a Southern African succulent with psychoactive properties.
  2. Platysace cirrosa, a Western Australian perennial herb.
  3. Caroxylon aphyllum, a shrub.

Anagrams[edit]

Antillean Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French canard.

Noun[edit]

kanna

  1. duck

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

kanna

  1. illative singular of kana

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kanna, from Proto-Germanic *kannǭ (tankard, can), of uncertain and disputed origin. Perhaps from Latin canne (reed, cane), from Ancient Greek κάννα (kánna, reed), from Akkadian 𒄀 (qanû, reed), from Sumerian 𒄀𒈾 (gi.na).

Noun[edit]

kanna f (genitive singular kannu, plural kannur)

  1. can
  2. 4 litre

Declension[edit]

Declension of kanna
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative kanna kannan kannur kannurnar
accusative kannu kannuna kannur kannurnar
dative kannu kannuni kannum kannunum
genitive kannu kannunnar kanna kannanna

Verb[edit]

kanna (third person singular past indicative kannaði, third person plural past indicative kannað, supine kannað)

  1. To examine

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of kanna (group v-30)
infinitive kanna
supine kannað
participle (a6)1 kannandi kannaður
present past
first singular kanni kannaði
second singular kannar kannaði
third singular kannar kannaði
plural kanna kannaðu
imperative
singular kanna!
plural kannið!
1Only the past participle being declined.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑnːɑ/, [ˈkɑ̝nːɑ̝]
  • Rhymes: -ɑnːɑ
  • Syllabification(key): kan‧na

Noun[edit]

kanna

  1. canna lily (any plant of the genus Canna)
  2. (in the plural) the genus Canna
Declension[edit]
Inflection of kanna (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative kanna kannat
genitive kannan kannojen
partitive kannaa kannoja
illative kannaan kannoihin
singular plural
nominative kanna kannat
accusative nom. kanna kannat
gen. kannan
genitive kannan kannojen
kannainrare
partitive kannaa kannoja
inessive kannassa kannoissa
elative kannasta kannoista
illative kannaan kannoihin
adessive kannalla kannoilla
ablative kannalta kannoilta
allative kannalle kannoille
essive kannana kannoina
translative kannaksi kannoiksi
abessive kannatta kannoitta
instructive kannoin
comitative See the possessive forms below.
Possessive forms of kanna (type kala)
first-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative kannani kannani
accusative nom. kannani kannani
gen. kannani
genitive kannani kannojeni
kannainirare
partitive kannaani kannojani
inessive kannassani kannoissani
elative kannastani kannoistani
illative kannaani kannoihini
adessive kannallani kannoillani
ablative kannaltani kannoiltani
allative kannalleni kannoilleni
essive kannanani kannoinani
translative kannakseni kannoikseni
abessive kannattani kannoittani
instructive
comitative kannoineni
second-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative kannasi kannasi
accusative nom. kannasi kannasi
gen. kannasi
genitive kannasi kannojesi
kannaisirare
partitive kannaasi kannojasi
inessive kannassasi kannoissasi
elative kannastasi kannoistasi
illative kannaasi kannoihisi
adessive kannallasi kannoillasi
ablative kannaltasi kannoiltasi
allative kannallesi kannoillesi
essive kannanasi kannoinasi
translative kannaksesi kannoiksesi
abessive kannattasi kannoittasi
instructive
comitative kannoinesi
first-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative kannamme kannamme
accusative nom. kannamme kannamme
gen. kannamme
genitive kannamme kannojemme
kannaimmerare
partitive kannaamme kannojamme
inessive kannassamme kannoissamme
elative kannastamme kannoistamme
illative kannaamme kannoihimme
adessive kannallamme kannoillamme
ablative kannaltamme kannoiltamme
allative kannallemme kannoillemme
essive kannanamme kannoinamme
translative kannaksemme kannoiksemme
abessive kannattamme kannoittamme
instructive
comitative kannoinemme
second-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative kannanne kannanne
accusative nom. kannanne kannanne
gen. kannanne
genitive kannanne kannojenne
kannainnerare
partitive kannaanne kannojanne
inessive kannassanne kannoissanne
elative kannastanne kannoistanne
illative kannaanne kannoihinne
adessive kannallanne kannoillanne
ablative kannaltanne kannoiltanne
allative kannallenne kannoillenne
essive kannananne kannoinanne
translative kannaksenne kannoiksenne
abessive kannattanne kannoittanne
instructive
comitative kannoinenne
third-person possessor
singular plural
nominative kannansa kannansa
accusative nom. kannansa kannansa
gen. kannansa
genitive kannansa kannojensa
kannainsarare
partitive kannaansa kannojaan
kannojansa
inessive kannassaan
kannassansa
kannoissaan
kannoissansa
elative kannastaan
kannastansa
kannoistaan
kannoistansa
illative kannaansa kannoihinsa
adessive kannallaan
kannallansa
kannoillaan
kannoillansa
ablative kannaltaan
kannaltansa
kannoiltaan
kannoiltansa
allative kannalleen
kannallensa
kannoilleen
kannoillensa
essive kannanaan
kannanansa
kannoinaan
kannoinansa
translative kannakseen
kannaksensa
kannoikseen
kannoiksensa
abessive kannattaan
kannattansa
kannoittaan
kannoittansa
instructive
comitative kannoineen
kannoinensa

Further reading[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑnːɑˣ/, [ˈkɑ̝nːɑ̝(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -ɑnːɑ
  • Syllabification(key): kan‧na

Verb[edit]

kanna

  1. inflection of kantaa:
    1. present active indicative connegative
    2. second-person singular present imperative
    3. second-person singular present active imperative connegative

Anagrams[edit]

Greenlandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

kanna (demonstrative) (plural kakku)

  1. down medial absolutive; that/he down a medial distance.

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

  • manna (this here)
  • una (that nearby)
  • innga (that yonder)
  • sanna (that down a long distance)
  • pinnga (that up a medial distance)
  • panna (that up a long distance)
  • qanna (that in there/out there)
  • anna (that in the north)
  • kinnga (that in the south/that outside)
  • inna (that which is invisible)

Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French canard.

Noun[edit]

kanna

  1. duck

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Kanne (can), from Latin canna (reed, cane), from Ancient Greek κάννα (kánna, reed), ultimately from Sumerian 𒄀𒈾 (gi.na, reed).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkɒnːɒ]
  • Hyphenation: kan‧na
  • Rhymes: -nɒ

Noun[edit]

kanna (plural kannák)

  1. can, pot, kettle, jug

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative kanna kannák
accusative kannát kannákat
dative kannának kannáknak
instrumental kannával kannákkal
causal-final kannáért kannákért
translative kannává kannákká
terminative kannáig kannákig
essive-formal kannaként kannákként
essive-modal
inessive kannában kannákban
superessive kannán kannákon
adessive kannánál kannáknál
illative kannába kannákba
sublative kannára kannákra
allative kannához kannákhoz
elative kannából kannákból
delative kannáról kannákról
ablative kannától kannáktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
kannáé kannáké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
kannáéi kannákéi
Possessive forms of kanna
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. kannám kannáim
2nd person sing. kannád kannáid
3rd person sing. kannája kannái
1st person plural kannánk kannáink
2nd person plural kannátok kannáitok
3rd person plural kannájuk kannáik

Derived terms[edit]

Compound words

References[edit]

  1. ^ kanna in Zaicz, Gábor (ed.). Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (‘Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN.  (See also its 2nd edition.)

Further reading[edit]

  • kanna in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (‘The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’, abbr.: ÉrtSz.). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kanna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kanna f (genitive singular könnu, nominative plural könnur)

  1. jug, a pitcher
  2. (of coffee) a pot

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

kanna (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative kannaði, supine kannað)

  1. (transitive, governs the accusative) to explore, to delve
  2. (transitive, governs the accusative) to investigate, to look into

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

kanna

  1. Rōmaji transcription of かんな

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

kanna m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of kanne

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

kanna f (definite singular kanna, indefinite plural kanner or kannor, definite plural kannene or kannone)

  1. (pre-2012) alternative form of kanne
  2. definite singular of kanne

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kannǭ.

Noun[edit]

kanna f (genitive kǫnnu, plural kǫnnur)

  1. a can, tankard

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: kanna
  • Faroese: kanna
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: kanne
  • Norwegian Bokmål: kanne
  • Old Swedish: kanna
  • Danish: kande
  • Norman: canne; cannette (Jersey)

References[edit]

  • kanna”, in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kanna.

Noun[edit]

kanna c

  1. a pot, a jug - container for water, usually with handle
    töm vår kanna!
    (let's) empty our jugs! drink up!
  2. a historic measure for liquid volume, 2.617 litres (1/10 cubic foot, when the Swedish foot was 0.297 metres)
    Till 8 lit. (3 kannor) lingon tages 4 lit. (1 och 1 half kanna) vatten.
    For 8 litres (3 jugs) of lingonberries take 4 litres (1 and 1 half jug) of water.
  3. a piston (in the cylinder of an engine or pump)
    Om rök uttränger ur cylindern, sluter ej kannan tätt till
    If smoke emerges from the cylinder, the piston does not fit tight

Declension[edit]

Declension of kanna 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kanna kannan kannor kannorna
Genitive kannas kannans kannors kannornas

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Anagrams[edit]