tian

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See also: Tian, tián, tiàn, tiān, tiǎn, and tí'àn

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Provençal French tian, from Ancient Greek τήγανον (tḗganon).

Noun[edit]

tian (plural tians)

  1. An oval cooking-pot, traditionally used in Provence.

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Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tian

  1. accusative singular of tia

Adverb[edit]

tian

  1. Obsolete form of tiam.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τήγανον (tḗganon).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tian m (plural tians)

  1. tian, cooking-pot

Anagrams[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Ligurian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τήγανον (tḗganon).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tian m (please provide plural)

  1. tian, cooking-pot

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

tian

  1. Nonstandard spelling of tiān.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of tián.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of tiǎn.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of tiàn.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Old Frisian[edit]

Old Frisian cardinal numbers
 <  9 10 11  > 
    Cardinal : tian

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *tehun.

Numeral[edit]

tiān

  1. (cardinal) ten

Descendants[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tian

  1. definite singular of tia