waan

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See also: wáán and waañ

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch waan, from Middle Dutch waen, from Old Dutch *wān, from Proto-Germanic *wēniz.

Noun[edit]

waan (plural wane, diminutive waantjie)

  1. delusion

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch wâen, from Old Dutch wān, from Proto-Germanic *wēniz.

Noun[edit]

waan m (plural wanen, diminutive waantje n)

  1. delusion
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Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Verb[edit]

waan

  1. first-person singular present indicative of wanen
  2. imperative of wanen