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AssanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Yeniseian *ʔaʒ ("I") + -un.

PronounEdit

ajun

  1. we (first-person plural subjective)

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably ultimately from Latin ieiunium or ieiunus through a root *iaiunus > *aiunus. Compare Spanish ayuno, French jeun, jeûne, also Italian digiuno. The equivalent Aromanian word also carries the sense of 'starving', 'hungry'.

NounEdit

ajun n (plural ajunuri)

  1. fast, fasting (abstaining from or eating very little food)
  2. the day before a holiday when people fast, or in general the day before any event; eve

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