kanna

See also: Kanna and känna

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse kanna, from Latin canne (reed, cane), from Ancient Greek κάννα (kanna, reed), from Akkadian 𒄀 (qanû, reed), from Sumerian 𒄀𒈾 (gi.na).

NounEdit

kanna f (genitive singular kannu, plural kannur)

  1. can
  2. 4 litre

DeclensionEdit

f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kanna kannan kannur kannurnar
Accusative kannu kannuna kannur kannurnar
Dative kannu kannuni kannum kannunum
Genitive kannu kannunnar kanna kannanna

VerbEdit

at kanna (third person singular past indicative kannaði, supine kannað)

  1. To examine

ConjugationEdit


FinnishEdit

VerbEdit

kanna

  1. Indicative present connegative form of kantaa.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of kantaa.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of kantaa.

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GreenlandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

kanna (demonstrative) (plural kakku)

  1. down medial absolutive; that/he down a medial distance.

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

  • manna - this here
  • una - that nearby
  • innga - that yonder
  • sanna - that down a long distance
  • pinnga - that up a medial distance
  • panna - that up a long distance
  • qanna - that in there/out there
  • anna - that in the north
  • kinnga - that in the south/that outside
  • inna - that which is invisible

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Kanne (can), from Latin canne (reed, cane), from Ancient Greek κάννα (kanna, reed), ultimately from Sumerian gin.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɒnːɒ/
  • Hyphenation: kan‧na

NounEdit

kanna (plural kannák)

  1. can, pot, kettle, jug

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


IcelandicEdit

NounEdit

kanna f (genitive singular könnu, nominative plural könnur)

  1. jug, a pitcher
  2. (of coffee) a pot syn.

Derived termsEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • (pot): def. kaffikanna

VerbEdit

kanna (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative kannaði, supine kannað)

  1. (transitive, governs the accusative) to explore, to delve
  2. (transitive, governs the accusative) to investigate, to look into

Derived termsEdit

  • kannast
  • kannast við
  • könnuður

JapaneseEdit

NounEdit

kanna

  1. rōmaji reading of かんな

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

kanna c

  1. a pot, a jug - container for water, usually with handle
    töm vår kanna!
    (let's) empty our jugs! drink up!
  2. a historic measure for liquid volume, 2.617 litres (1/10 cubic foot, when the Swedish foot was 0.297 metres)
    Till 8 lit. (3 kannor) lingon tages 4 lit. (1 och 1 half kanna) vatten.
    For 8 litres (3 jugs) of lingonberries take 4 litres (1 and 1 half jug) of water.
  3. a piston (in the cylinder of an engine or pump)
    Om rök uttränger ur cylindern, sluter ej kannan tätt till
    If smoke emerges from the cylinder, the piston does not fit tight

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 10 February 2014, at 15:21