tana

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

tana (plural tanas)

  1. Alternative form of thana

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

tana (plural tanas)

  1. The banxring or tree shrew.

Anagrams[edit]


Buginese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Malay tanah.

Noun[edit]

tana (lontara ᨈᨊ)

  1. land
  2. soil
  3. country

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

tana

  1. young bull

Declension[edit]


Hausa[edit]

Noun[edit]

tānā f (possessed form tānar̃)

  1. earthworm
  2. (dialectal, chiefly anatomy) membrane covering a body part
  3. (dialectal) thin, sometimes crispy skin (e.g., on roasted chicken)

Irish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tana

  1. Alternative form of tanaí (thin; shallow)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tana thana dtana
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from Latin *subtana, compare sottana f (lower, adj).[1]

Noun[edit]

tana f (plural tane)

  1. lair, den
  2. burrow (tunnel or hole dug by a small creature, such as a rabbit, etc.)
  3. (figuratively) hideout
    Synonyms: covo, nascondiglio

References[edit]

  1. ^ tana in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Anagrams[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

tana

  1. Rōmaji transcription of たな

Norn[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse þenja, from Proto-Germanic *þanjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *ten- (stretch).

Verb[edit]

tana

  1. to stretch, extend

Ratahan[edit]

Noun[edit]

tana

  1. earth; soil

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish tanae, from Proto-Celtic *tanawyos, from Proto-Indo-European *ténh₂us.

Adjective[edit]

tana (comparative taine)

  1. thin (not thick; not dense)
  2. shallow (water)
  3. thin, runny (liquid)
  4. flimsy (material)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tana

  1. Feminine singular of adjective tano.