jan

jan

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English

Alternative forms

  • jân, jann

Etymology

From Arabic جَنّ(jann)

Noun

jan

  1. Obsolete form of jinn.

Anagrams

  • JNA, Jna.

Bambara

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [dʒã˦ã˨]

Noun

jan

  1. trap (device to catch animals)

References

  • 2007. The UCLA Phonetics Lab Archive. Los Angeles, CA: UCLA Department of Linguistics.

Basque

Pronunciation

  • (standard) IPA(key): /xan/
    • (Biscayan) IPA(key): [d͡ʒan]
    • (Gipuzkoan) IPA(key): [xan]
    • (Navarrese) IPA(key): [jan]
    • (Navarro-Lapurdian) IPA(key): [ɟan]
    • (Souletin) IPA(key): [ʒan]

Noun

jan inan

  1. food
    Synonym: janari

Declension

Verb

jan (present participle jaten, future participle jango, infinitive jan, verbal noun jate)

  1. to eat
  2. to eat away, corrode

Bau Bidayuh

Etymology

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *quzan, from Proto-Austronesian *quzaN.

Noun

jan

  1. rain (condensed water from a cloud)

Catalan

Etymology

Shortening of Joan.

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Central) IPA(key): /ˈʒan/
  • (Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒan/

Noun

jan m (plural jans)

  1. Only used in bon jan

Further reading

  • “jan” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.
  • “jan” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.

Dalmatian

Alternative forms

  • yan, jain, yain

Etymology

From Latin annus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /jaŋ/

Noun

jan m (plural jain or jein)

  1. year

Related terms

  • jein

French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʒɑ̃/

Noun

jan m (plural jans)

  1. Each of the two tables in trictrac.

Japanese

Romanization

jan

  1. Rōmaji transcription of じゃん

Swedish

Noun

jan

  1. January; Abbreviation of januari.

See also

  • jan - feb - mar - apr - maj - jun - jul - aug - sep - okt - nov - dec

Anagrams

  • nja

Yucatec Maya

Verb

jan (intransitive)

  1. to eat

Conjugation

Related terms

  • jaant

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