làn

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Noun[edit]

làn

  1. meat

References[edit]

  • Claire Lefebvre, Relabeling in Language Genesis

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

làn (Zhuyin ㄌㄢˋ)

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish lán, from Proto-Celtic *ɸlānos (compare Welsh llawn), from Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₁nós.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

làn (genitive singular masculine làin, genitive singular feminine làine, nominative plural làna, comparative làine)

  1. full, absolute, entire, big

Declension[edit]

Case Masculine singular Feminine singular Plural
Nominative làn làn làna
Vocative làin làn làna
Genitive làin làin/làine làna
Dative làn làin làna

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Noun[edit]

làn m (genitive singular làin, plural làin)

  1. fill
    Fhuair e a làn de bhrot.He got his fill of broth.
    Ghabh mi làn beòil uisge.I took a mouthful of water.
    Bha làn dùirn de bhuinn aca uile.They all had a handful of coins.
  2. tide (high tide)

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Vietnamese[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

(classifier chiếc, cái) làn (, 𬅉)

  1. handled handbasket with a flat bottom and wide mouth, made from rattan, rush, bamboo or plastics
    xách làn đi chợto carry a hand-basket to the market

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare lan, tràn.

Classifier[edit]

làn (, 𡔔, , 󱞉, 𬞕)

  1. Used for something moving continuously and steadily, forming a wide and flat surface, such as water (nước), wind (gió), smoke (khói) and waves (sóng): wisp; trail; puff
    làn gióa puff of wind
  2. Used for something forming a thin, smooth layer on the outside, such as skin (da) or hair (tóc).
    làn da mịn màngsmooth skin
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Etymology 3[edit]

From English lane.

Noun[edit]

làn

  1. lane (of a road)
    làn dành cho xe buýtbus lane
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