tanda

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See also: tända and tǟnda

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish tanda

Noun[edit]

tanda (plural tandas)

  1. A turn of dancing in a milonga or tango.
    • 2007 August 25, Glenn Collins, “Tangoing Cheek to Cheek for 3 Minutes in the Park”, in New York Times[1]:
      The disc jockey, Hernan Brizuela, 33, was playing sets, or tandas, of Argentine tangos: fast, medium, then slow.

Indonesian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tanda (plural tanda-tanda, first-person possessive tandaku, second-person possessive tandamu, third-person possessive tandanya)

  1. sign, mark

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Malay[edit]

Noun[edit]

tanda (plural tanda-tanda, informal first-person possessive tandaku, informal second-person possessive tandamu, third-person possessive tandanya)

  1. sign, mark, signal, spot, symbol

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic ضَمَّد(ḍammad, bandage)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tanda f (plural tandas)

  1. time, instance
    Synonyms: vez, turno, pasada
  2. duty, turn
    Synonym: turno
  3. task, work
    Synonym: tarea
  4. group
  5. session
  6. series
    Synonym: serie
  7. shift
    trabajar en tandas
    I work shifts.
  8. (colloquial, Latin America) beating, bashing
  9. (bullfighting) series of steps taken by the bullfighter and bull before the estocada
  10. match (instance in series of games)
  11. performance, show, showing, ceremony, play (instance of a series of performances or a movie shows)
    Synonyms: función, sesión

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Swahili[edit]

Verb[edit]

tanda

  1. to be spread out

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

tanda

  1. to teethe

Tagalog[edit]

Verb[edit]

tanda

  1. notice

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English thunder.

Noun[edit]

tanda

  1. thunder

Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tanda

  1. locative singular of tan