kuna

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See also: Kuna, -kuna, küna, and kuña

English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

kuna (plural kunas)

  1. The currency of Croatia, divided into 100 lipa

Translations[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Baagandji[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Karnic *kuna, from Proto-Pama-Nyungan *kuna.

Noun[edit]

kuna

  1. excrement, faeces, shit

References[edit]

  • Barry Alpher, Proto-Pama-Nyungan etyma, in Australian Languages: Classification and the Comparative Method (2004; edited by Claire Bowern and Harold Kochl published in Amsterdam and Philadelphia by the John Benjamins Publishing Company)

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kuna.

Noun[edit]

kuna f

  1. marten
  2. kuna (currency of Croatia)

Dieri[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Karnic *kuna, from Proto-Pama-Nyungan *kuna.

Noun[edit]

kuna

  1. excrement, faeces, shit

References[edit]

  • Barry Alpher Proto-Pama-Nyungan etyma, in Australian Languages: Classification and the Comparative Method, edited by Claire Bowern and Harold Koch (Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2004)

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkuna/
  • Hyphenation: ku‧na

Adjective[edit]

kuna (accusative singular kunan, plural kunaj, accusative plural kunajn)

  1. joint; combined

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ku‧na
  • IPA(key): /ˈkunɑ/

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

kuna

  1. (interrogative, archaic) Essive singular form of kuka.
  2. (indefinite, archaic) Essive singular form of kuka.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuna

  1. kuna (currency of Croatia)
Declension[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Serbo-Croatian kuna

Noun[edit]

kuna m, f (plural kunas)

  1. kuna (currency of Croatia)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used as a masculine and a feminine noun interchangably

Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *tuna

Noun[edit]

kuna

  1. eel

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuna f (plural kune)

  1. kuna (currency of Croatia)

Lingala[edit]

Adverb[edit]

kuna

  1. there

References[edit]

  • kuna in Ekolongonelo ya Lingala: an introductory course, page 25

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kuna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuna f

  1. marten

Declension[edit]


Martuthunira[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Ngayarda *kuna, from Proto-Pama-Nyungan *kuna.

Noun[edit]

kuna

  1. dung, poo, excrement, shit

References[edit]

  • Barry Alpher Proto-Pama-Nyungan etyma, in Australian Languages: Classification and the Comparative Method, edited by Claire Bowern and Harold Koch (Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2004)
  • Dench, Alan Charles. 1995. Martuthunira: A Language of the Pilbara Region of Western Australia. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics. Series C-125.

Pitjantjatjara[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuna

  1. excrement
  2. dung

Derived terms[edit]


Pitta-Pitta[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Karnic *kuna, from Proto-Pama-Nyungan *kuna.

Noun[edit]

kuna

  1. dung, poo, excrement, shit

Verb[edit]

kuna

  1. (intransitive) To defecate.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Barry Alpher Proto-Pama-Nyungan etyma, in Australian Languages: Classification and the Comparative Method, edited by Claire Bowern and Harold Koch (Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2004)

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kuna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuna f

  1. marten
  2. kuna (currency of Croatia)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuna m or f (in variation) (plural kunas)

  1. kuna (currency of Croatia)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (abbreviation, currency): kn

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kuna.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kǔːna/
  • Hyphenation: ku‧na

Noun[edit]

kúna f (Cyrillic spelling ку́на)

  1. marten
  2. kuna (currency of Croatia)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • kuna” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kuna.

Noun[edit]

kuna f (genitive singular kuny, nominative plural kuny)

  1. marten
  2. kuna (currency of Croatia)

Declension[edit]


Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kuna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kúna f (genitive kúne, nominative plural kúne)

  1. marten
  2. kuna (currency of Croatia)

Declension[edit]


Swahili[edit]

Verb[edit]

kuna

  1. to scrape, to scratch
  2. to grate, to shred

Conjugation[edit]



Verb[edit]

kuna

Locative (class 17) of kuwana

  1. there is/are (in an distant/far location):

Related terms[edit]


Upper Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kuna.

Noun[edit]

kuna f

  1. marten

Declension[edit]


Ngiyambaa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Central New South Wales *gunang, from Proto-Pama-Nyungan *kuna.

Noun[edit]

kuna

  1. excrement, faeces, shit

References[edit]

  • Barry Alpher Proto-Pama-Nyungan etyma, in Australian Languages: Classification and the Comparative Method, edited by Claire Bowern and Harold Koch (Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2004)

Warlpiri[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Ngayarda *kuna, from Proto-Pama-Nyungan *kuna.

Noun[edit]

kuna

  1. excrement, dung

References[edit]

  • Barry Alpher Proto-Pama-Nyungan etyma, in Australian Languages: Classification and the Comparative Method, edited by Claire Bowern and Harold Koch (Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2004)