sunna

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See also: Sunna, sunnà, and Sunná

Alemannic German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German sunne, from Old High German sunna, from Proto-Germanic *sunnǭ. Cognate with German Sonne, Dutch zon, English sun, Icelandic sunna.

Noun[edit]

sunna f

  1. (Formazza) sun, the Sun

References[edit]

  • “sunna” 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

Hausa[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic سُنَّة(sunna).

Noun[edit]

sunnā̀ f (plural sunnōnī, possessed form sunnàr̃)

  1. (Islam) sunnah

Etymology 2[edit]

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Verb[edit]

sunnā̀ (grade 1)

  1. (with an indirect object) To give something secretly to someone.

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sunna, from Proto-Germanic *sunnǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *sh₂wen- < *sóh₂wl̥.

Germanic cognates: Faroese sunna, English sun, West Frisian sinne, Low German Sünn, Zunne, Dutch zon, German Sonne, Gothic 𐍃𐌿𐌽𐌽𐍉 (sunnō).

Indo-European cognates: Sanskrit स्वर् (svar), Greek ἥλιος (ἥlios), Latin sol, Old Church Slavonic слъньцє (slŭnĭce), Russian солнце (solnce), Latvian saũle, Welsh haul.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sunna f (genitive singular sunnu, nominative plural sunnur)

  1. (poetic) sun

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic سُنَّة(sunna, habit, custom).

Noun[edit]

sunna f

  1. (Islam) sunnah

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

sunna

  1. (chiefly early) Alternative form of sonne

References[edit]


Old Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sunnǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *sh₂wen- < *sóh₂wl̥.

Noun[edit]

sunna f

  1. sun

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • sunna”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sunnǭ, whence also Old English sunne. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sh₂wen- < *sóh₂wl̥. Compare Old Saxon sunna, Old Dutch sunna, Old English sunne, Old Norse sunna, Gothic 𐍃𐌿𐌽𐌽𐍉 (sunnō).

Noun[edit]

sunna f

  1. sun

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Joseph Wright, An Old High German Primer, Second Edition

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sunjǭ

Noun[edit]

sunna f

  1. an excuse
  2. justification
  3. law

References[edit]

  1. Köbler, Gerhard, Althochdeutsches Wörterbuch, (6. Auflage) 2014
  2. Grimm, Jacob, Teutonic Mythology, vol 1, 1882.

Old Irish[edit]

Adverb[edit]

sunna

  1. Alternative spelling of sund

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sunnǭ, whence also Old English sunne. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sh₂wen- < *sóh₂wl̥. Compare Old Dutch sunna, Old English sunne, Old Frisian sunne, Old High German sunna, Old Norse sunna, Gothic 𐍃𐌿𐌽𐌽𐍉 (sunnō).

Noun[edit]

sunna f

  1. sun

Declension[edit]


Descendants[edit]