vanner

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See also: vänner

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

van +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

vanner (plural vanners)

  1. One who owns and drives a van.
  2. A machine for concentrating ore.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Ultimately from Latin vannare

Verb[edit]

vanner

  1. (agriculture, transitive) to winnow
  2. (transitive) to shake about, jolt, jostle
  3. (transitive) to scrutinise (analyse thoroughly)
  4. (colloquial) to knacker, tire out, flush
  5. (cooking) to stir (a sauce or soup) to avoid the formation of a skin
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Etymology 2[edit]

vanne (floodgate) +‎ -er

Verb[edit]

vanner

  1. (transitive) to provide [a river] with sluice gates or floodgates

Etymology 3[edit]

vanne (wisecrack) +‎ -er

Verb[edit]

vanner

  1. (intransitive) to kid, joke, crack jokes
  2. (transitive) to kid, joke with

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

vanner

  1. present tense of vanne