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PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

чан (čān)

  1. sharp (Able to cut easily)
    Чатэр чан
    Čātăr čān
    The sword is sharp.
    Шъэжъыер чан
    Ŝăẑəer čān
    The knife is sharp.
  2. dishing
  3. energetic
  4. sensitive

NounEdit

чан (čān)

  1. fellow

SynonymsEdit

  • (sharp): жан (žān) (Kabardian)
  • (sharp): чыян (čəjān) (Shapsug dialect)

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EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old East Slavic тшанъ (tšanŭ) or тчанъ (tčanŭ), from дъщанъ (dŭščanŭ, made of boards), cognate to доска (doska), дощатый (doščatyj)

NounEdit

чан (čanm inan (genitive ча́на, nominative plural чаны́ or ча́ны, genitive plural чано́в or ча́нов)

  1. tub, vat, tank; tun

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