luan

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

luan (countable and uncountable, plural luans)

  1. Alternative spelling of lauan

Anagrams[edit]


Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed through Vulgar Latin from Latin leō, leōnem.[1]

Noun[edit]

luan m (indefinite plural luanë, definite singular luani, definite plural luanët)

  1. lion

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998) , “luan”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 232

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

luan

  1. Nonstandard spelling of luán.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of luǎn.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of luàn.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Tetum[edit]

Adjective[edit]

luan

  1. large