xan

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *qaɣan.

Noun[edit]

xan (definite accusative xanı, plural xanlar)

  1. khan

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Bipi[edit]

Noun[edit]

xan

  1. water, fresh water

Further reading[edit]

  • Malcolm Ross, Proto Oceanic and the Austronesian Languages of Western Melanesia, Pacific Linguistics, series C-98 (1988)

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

xan m (plural xans)

  1. a man who lets himself be controlled by anyone else[1]; a weakling
    • 1996, Xosé Cid Cabido, Unha liña no ceo: 58 narradores galegos, 1979-1996, Xerais de Galicia, page 270:
      —Xa ti mesma o dis: un xan, un xanciño.
      —You say it yourself: a weakling, a little weakling.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ xan”. Dicionario da Real Academia Galega.

Yámana[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

xan

  1. we