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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch bāne, from Old Dutch *bana, from Proto-Germanic *banō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /baːn/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: baan
  • Rhymes: -aːn

NounEdit

baan f (plural banen, diminutive baantje n)

  1. a road, way, path
    Ik zit al acht uur op de baan.
    I've sat on the road for eight hours already.
  2. a track, lane
  3. a job, professional occupation
    Ik heb een nieuwe baan.
    I've got a new job.
  4. (sports, ball games) court, field (place for playing sports or games, in particular non-team ball games)

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

baan

  1. first-person singular present indicative of banen
  2. imperative of banen

GamilaraayEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

baan

  1. mistletoe

ReferencesEdit

  • (2003) Gamilaraay Yuwaalaraay Yuwaalayaay Dictionary

Yucatec MayaEdit

VerbEdit

baan (transitive)

  1. to get down, to bring down fruits froms a tree
  2. to fall down
  3. to remove, to detach, to release
  4. to scatter, to spread

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