Last modified on 17 October 2014, at 16:12

suan

See also: suān, suǎn, suàn, and súan

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

suan

  1. Genitive singular form of suka.

AnagramsEdit


GagauzEdit

NounEdit

suan (definite accusative [[{{{1}}}#Gagauz|{{{1}}}]], plural [[{{{2}}}#Gagauz|{{{2}}}]])

  1. onion

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish súan (slumber, sleep).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [sˠuən̪ˠ], [sˠuənˠ]

NounEdit

suan m (genitive suain)

  1. sleep, slumber

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
suan shuan
after "an", tsuan
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

suan

  1. Nonstandard spelling of suān.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of suǎn.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of suàn.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.