kano

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See also: Kano, kaŋo, káno, and Kanō

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Spanish americano (male American).

Noun[edit]

kano (plural kanos)

  1. (Philippines, slang) A male American.

Anagrams[edit]


Dutch[edit]

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kano

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish canoa, from Taíno *kanowa. The current spelling and pronunciation is likely influenced by French canot.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkaː.noː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ka‧no
  • Rhymes: -aːnoː

Noun[edit]

kano m (plural kano's, diminutive kanootje n)

  1. canoe (a small long and narrow boat)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Negerhollands: kanoe

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkano/
  • Hyphenation: ka‧no
  • Rhymes: -ano

Noun[edit]

kano (accusative singular kanon, plural kanoj, accusative plural kanojn)

  1. reed, cane
    • 1907, Kabe, chapter 21, in La Faraono, part 2, Hachette, translation of Faraon by Bolesław Prus:
      Kiel ventego de la dezerto vi falis, kie oni ne atendis vin; kaj kiel la bovo rompas kanon tiel vi frakasis la blindigitan malamikon.
      Like the desert storm you fell where not expected; as the cow breaks reed, so you shattered the blinded enemy.
  2. cane (rod-shaped tool or device)

Derived terms[edit]


Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish canoa, from Taíno kanoa (dugout canoe).

Noun[edit]

kano f (genitive singular kanoar, plural kanoir)

  1. canoe (a small long and narrow boat)

Inflection[edit]

Declension of kano
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative kano kanoin kanoir kanoirnar
accusative kano kanoina kanoir kanoirnar
dative kano kanoini kanoum kanounum
genitive kanoar kanoarinnar kanoa kanoanna

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

kano

  1. Rōmaji transcription of かの

Maori[edit]

Noun[edit]

kano

  1. color, pigment, hue, sort, kind
  2. seed, bean, grain, ovule

References[edit]

  • kano” in John C. Moorfield, Te Aka: Maori-English, English-Maori Dictionary and Index, 3rd edition, Longman/Pearson Education New Zealand, 2011, →ISBN.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From a Caribbean language, via Spanish canoa

Noun[edit]

kano m (definite singular kanoen, indefinite plural kanoer, definite plural kanoene)

  1. a canoe (small long and narrow boat)

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From a Caribbean language, via Spanish canoa

Noun[edit]

kano m (definite singular kanoen, indefinite plural kanoar, definite plural kanoane)

  1. a canoe

References[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French canot.

Noun[edit]

kano (definite accusative kanoyu, plural kanolar)

  1. canoe