IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse án, ón, from Proto-Germanic *ēnu.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈauːn/
    Rhymes: -auːn
  • IPA(key): /ˈaun/ (when forming a phonetic unit with an unaccented pronoun, e.g. án þess (without it): IPA(key): /ˈaun.ðɛs/)

PrepositionEdit

án

  1. (with genitive) without

AnagramsEdit


IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

án (genitive singular masculine áin, genitive singular feminine áine, plural ána, comparative áine)

  1. bright, brilliant
  2. splendid, noble

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
án n-án hán not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

án (Zhuyin ㄢˊ)

  1. Pinyin transcription of
  2. Pinyin transcription of
  3. Pinyin transcription of
  4. Pinyin transcription of
  5. Pinyin transcription of
  6. Pinyin transcription of

Min NanEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of án – see (“to push; to press; to put aside; etc.”).
(This character, án, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)
For pronunciation and definitions of án – see (“Prefix for kinship terms., etc.”).
(This character, án, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)

Old IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

án f (genitive áine)

  1. verbal noun of aigid

InflectionEdit

Feminine ā-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative ánL
Vocative ánL
Accusative áinN
Genitive áineH
Dative áinL
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
án unchanged n-án
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


Old NorseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *ēnu.

PrepositionEdit

án

  1. without
    1. (with genitive)
    2. (with dative)
    3. (with accusative)

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: án
  • Faroese: ón
  • Middle English: *on, on-

ReferencesEdit

  • án in A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, G. T. Zoëga, Clarendon Press, 1910, at Internet Archive.

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

NounEdit

án

  1. criminal case
  2. sentence (judicial order for punishment)

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

án (𢭬)

  1. to impede visibility by using the body of something