sunn

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See also: Sunn and Sünn

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Hindi सुनई (sunaī)

Noun[edit]

sunn (uncountable)

  1. Crotalaria juncea, an East Indian leguminous plant yielding a fiber.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for sunn in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Bavarian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German sun, from Old High German sunu, from Proto-Germanic *sunuz (son). Cognate with German Sohn, Dutch zoon, English son, Icelandic sonur.

Noun[edit]

sunn

  1. (Sappada) son

References[edit]

  • “sunn” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Cimbrian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German sunne, from Old High German sunna. Cognate with German Sonne, English sun.

Noun[edit]

sunn f

  1. (Luserna) sun

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

sunn m (plural sünn)

  1. (Luserna) son

References[edit]

  • “sunn” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Mòcheno[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German sunne, from Old High German sunna, from Proto-West Germanic *sunnā, from Proto-Germanic *sunnǭ (the sun). Cognate with German Sonne, English sun.

Noun[edit]

sunn f

  1. sun

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References[edit]

  • “sunn” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German sunt, German gesund.

Adjective[edit]

sunn (neuter singular sunt, definite singular and plural sunne, comparative sunnere, indefinite superlative sunnest, definite superlative sunneste)

  1. healthy
  2. sound
    sunn fornuft - common sense


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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German sunt, German gesund.

Adjective[edit]

sunn (neuter singular sunt, definite singular and plural sunne, comparative sunnare, indefinite superlative sunnast, definite superlative sunnaste)

  1. healthy
  2. sound

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