dana

dana

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English

Alternative forms

  • dāna, daana

Etymology

From Pali dāna, from Sanskrit दान (dāna).

Noun

dana (uncountable)

  1. The virtue of generosity or giving, a form of alms, in Indian philosophy.

Translations

Anagrams

  • ANDA, NDAA, aDNA, nada

Czech

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈdana/
  • Rhymes: -ana
  • Hyphenation: da‧na

Noun

dana

  1. genitive singular of dan (master of judo and karate)
  2. accusative singular of dan (master of judo and karate)

Esperanto

Adjective

dana (accusative singular danan, plural danaj, accusative plural danajn)

  1. Danish

Indonesian

Etymology 1

From Malay dana, from Sanskrit धन (dhana, money).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /da.na/
  • Hyphenation: da‧na

Noun

dana

  1. money
    Synonym: biaya

Etymology 2

From Malay dana, from Sanskrit दान (dāna, generosity, giving).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /da.na/
  • Hyphenation: da‧na

Noun

dana

  1. generosity, giving
    Synonyms: pemberian, hadiah, derma

Derived terms

Further reading

  • “dana” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Lower Sorbian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈdana]

Participle

dana

  1. nominative singular feminine of dany

Maguindanao

Noun

dana

  1. pus

Malay

Etymology

From Sanskrit दान (dāna).

Noun

dana (plural dana-dana, informal first-person possessive danaku, informal second-person possessive danamu, third-person possessive dananya)

  1. fund

Polish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈda.na/

Adjective

dana

  1. inflection of dany:
    1. feminine nominative singular
    2. feminine vocative singular

Further reading

  • dana in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese

Verb

dana

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of danar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of danar

Swedish

Verb

dana

  1. to shape, to create, to educate

Conjugation

Related terms

  • danare
  • daning
  • omdana

Turkish

Etymology

Proto-Turkic *tāna

Noun

dana

  1. calf (young of cattle)

Xhosa

Etymology

Verb

-dana?

  1. (intransitive) to disappoint

Inflection

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Zulu

Etymology 1

From -de (long, tall) +‎ -ana (diminutive).

Pronunciation

IPA(key): /daːna/

Adjective

-dana

  1. Alternative form of -jana

Inflection

Derived terms

  • -danyana

Etymology 2

Pronunciation

IPA(key): /daːna/

Verb

-dana

  1. to become sad
    Synonym: -dabuka

Inflection

References

  • C. M. Doke; B. W. Vilakazi (1972), “-dana”, in Zulu-English Dictionary, →ISBN: “-dana
  • C. M. Doke; B. W. Vilakazi (1972), “-dana”, in Zulu-English Dictionary, →ISBN: “-dana (6.3)”

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