tani

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Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *ta ̊, from Proto-Indo-European *to- (it). Cognate to Lithuanian tadà (then, thereupon) and Sanskrit तदा (ta-dā́, then). The second element is from Proto-Albanian *nu, from Proto-Indo-European *nu. Cognate to English now.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

tani

  1. now; at present

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Balinese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

tani

  1. Romanization of ᬣᬦᬶ (farmer).

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French tanner and English tan.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtani]
  • Audio:
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  • Rhymes: -ani
  • Hyphenation: ta‧ni

Verb[edit]

tani (present tanas, past tanis, future tanos, conditional tanus, volitive tanu)

  1. (transitive) to tan (leather)

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Indonesian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtani]
  • Hyphenation: ta‧ni

Etymology 1[edit]

From Malay tani, from Tamil தானி (tāṉi, place), from Pali ṭhāna (place), from Sanskrit स्थान (sthāna).[1]

Noun[edit]

tani (first-person possessive taniku, second-person possessive tanimu, third-person possessive taninya)

  1. farming
  2. (archaic) the outer gate of the palace.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Malay tani. (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

tani (first-person possessive taniku, second-person possessive tanimu, third-person possessive taninya)

  1. (archaic) ropes on the boat to secure the mast.
    Synonym: temberang

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tom Hoogervorst (2017-12-31), Andrea Acri, Roger Blench, Alexandra Landmann, editor, 9. The Role of “Prakrit” in Maritime Southeast Asia through 101 Etymologies[1], ISEAS Publishing, →DOI, →ISBN, page 375–440

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

tani

  1. Rōmaji transcription of たに

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tani (Jawi spellingتاني⁩, informal 1st possessive taniku, 2nd possessive tanimu)

  1. (literal) man; person - See derived terms below.

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *tun'ь.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tani (comparative tańszy, superlative najtańszy, derived adverb tanio)

  1. cheap (low in price)
    Antonym: drogi

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

adjective
nouns
verb

Descendants[edit]

  • Belarusian: та́нны (tánny)

Further reading[edit]

  • tani in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • tani in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English ton.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tani (n class, plural tani)

  1. A ton (a short ton, a long ton, or a metric ton/tonne)

Unami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

tani

  1. where?
  2. how?

References[edit]

  • Rementer, Jim; Pearson, Bruce L. (2005), “tani”, in Leneaux, Grant; Whritenour, Raymond, editors, The Lenape Talking Dictionary, The Lenape Language Preservation Project