See also: oran, orán, Orán, órán, and òran

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Etymology 1 edit

Ultimately Borrowed from Arabic وَهْرَان (wahrān), from a Berber term meaning "lion".

Proper noun edit

Oran

  1. A city, port, and province of Algeria.
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Etymology 2 edit

Anglicized from Old Irish saints' name Odrán, diminutive of odhar (dun, sallow) (compare Irish Odhrán).

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Oran

  1. A male given name from Irish.

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Oran

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɔ.ran/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔran
  • Syllabification: O‧ran

Etymology 1 edit

Borrowed from Arabic وهران.

Proper noun edit

Oran m inan (related adjective orański)

  1. Oran (a city in Algeria)
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Derived terms edit
nouns

Etymology 2 edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

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Oran nvir

  1. genitive plural of Orany

Further reading edit

  • Oran in Polish dictionaries at PWN
  • Oran in PWN's encyclopedia

Turkish edit

Proper noun edit

Oran

  1. a male given name