See also: だん

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (internet slang) たそ (taso)

SuffixEdit

たん (-tan

  1. (slang) Alternative form of ちゃん (-chan); -tan
    OS(オーエス)たん
    ōesu-tan
    OS-tan
DescendantsEdit
  • English: -tan
  • Chinese:
    Mandarin: (tàn)

Etymology 2Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of たん – see the following entries.
S
[noun] cinnabar
[noun] a yellowish-red pigment made from lead oxide, used, for example, in nihonga
[noun] medicine, especially one for inducing immortality
[noun] a yellow-red color, as of cinnabar
[proper noun] a surname
3
[noun] fault, weak point
[noun] (music) minor
S
[noun] sigh
Alternative spelling
H
[noun] phlegm
3
[noun] (rare) charcoal
[noun] (rare) coal (fossil fuel)
[proper noun] a surname​.
(This term, たん, is an alternative spelling of the above Sino-Japanese terms.
For a list of all kanji read as たん, not just those used in Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji read as たん.)

(The following entries are uncreated: , , , , , , .)