soán

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Galician[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin solānus (east wind). Cognate with Portuguese suão and Spanish solano.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

soán m (feminine singular soá, masculine plural soáns, feminine plural soás)

  1. (of the wind) eastern, easterly
  2. sunny

Noun[edit]

soán m (plural soáns)

  1. east wind
    Synonyms: ar soán, vento soán

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • soao” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • soán” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • soán” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • soán” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Min Nan[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of soán – see (“to choose; to pick; to select; to elect; etc.”).
(This character, soán, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)