yana

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See also: Yana, yaña, þana, and ya na

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Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit यान (yāna, vehicle).

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Noun[edit]

yana

  1. (Buddhism) Any of the vehicles of Buddhist or Tantric practice.
    • 2013, Chögyam Trungpa, edited by ‎Judith L. Lief, The Bodhisattva Path of Wisdom and Compassion, volume 2, chapter 1
      The Tibetan word for yana is thekpa, which means "that which lifts you up." Anything that lifts you up and takes you to your destination is a yana.

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yana

  1. Rōmaji transcription of やな

Quechua[edit]

Adjective[edit]

yana

  1. black, black or blue

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Colors in Quechua · llimphikuna (layout · text)
     yuraq      uqi      titi, yana      allqa, ch'umpi
             ?              puka, ?              killmu, willapi, aruma
(see also: q'illu)
             q'illu, ?
             ?              q'umir, waylla              {{{mint green}}}, {{{dark green}}}              qhusi, ?
             ?              anqas              ?, ?              ?, kulli, sañi

Noun[edit]

yana

  1. partner, counterpart, boyfriend or girlfriend
  2. a kind of bee

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Not to be confused with yaña.

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Uzbek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *jAn-.

Adverb[edit]

yana

  1. again

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Waray-Waray[edit]

Adverb[edit]

yanâ

  1. now; at present; today
  2. since