zână

See also: zana and zâna

RomanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • dzână (Moldova)

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Diāna (compare Aromanian dzãnã, Asturian xana, Sardinian giàna, cf. also Albanian zanë).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

zână f (plural zâne)

  1. (mythology) A fairy.
  2. (slang, derogatory) A faggot, an especially effeminate homosexual.

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Last modified on 13 January 2014, at 20:40