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NounEdit

banan (plural banans)

  1. (rare, informal) Banana.
    • 1991, George E. Pozzetta, Immigrants on the Land: Agriculture, Rural Life, and Small Towns
      "Hundreds of them," he exclaimed, "may be seen in New Orleans today, three generations from Italy, still pushing carts, yelling 'Banans,' 'Banans,' 'Banans'!!"

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AzerbaijaniEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic банан
Roman banan
Perso-Arabic بانان

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Russian бана́н (banán), from French banane, from Portuguese banana or Spanish banana. Ultimately from Wolof banaana.

NounEdit

banan (definite accusative bananı, plural bananlar)

  1. banana

DeclensionEdit


BambaraEdit

DanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French banane, from Portuguese banana or Spanish banana, from Wolof banaana.

NounEdit

banan c (singular definite bananen, plural indefinite bananer)

  1. banana (fruit)

InflectionEdit

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EsperantoEdit

AdjectiveEdit

banan

  1. accusative singular of bana

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Danish banan, from French banane, from Portuguese banana or Spanish banana, from Wolof banaana.

NounEdit

banan f (genitive singular bananar, plural bananir)

  1. banana (fruit)

InflectionEdit

Declension of banan
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative banan bananin bananir bananirnar
accusative banan bananina bananir bananirnar
dative banan bananini bananum bananunum
genitive bananar bananarinnar banana banananna

Derived termsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From either Mande or Wolof banaana, via Spanish banana or Portuguese banana.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ba.naːn/, [bɑ.ˈnaːn]

NounEdit

banan m (definite singular bananen, indefinite plural bananer, definite plural bananene)

  1. a banana (fruit)

Derived termsEdit

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From either Mande or Wolof banaana, via Spanish banana or Portuguese banana.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ba.naːn/, [bɑ.ˈnaːn]

NounEdit

banan m (definite singular bananen, indefinite plural bananar, definite plural bananane)

  1. banana (fruit)

Derived termsEdit

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PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese banana, from Wolof banaana.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈba.nan/
  • (file)

NounEdit

banan m anim

  1. banana

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • banan in Polish dictionaries at PWN

SwedishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Portuguese or Spanish banana, from Wolof banaana, of unknown origin, potentially from Arabic بَنَان(banān, fingertip, banana). Cognate with Danish banan, Norwegian Bokmål banan, English banana, Dutch banaan and German Banane.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

banan c

  1. a banana
DeclensionEdit
Declension of banan 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative banan bananen bananer bananerna
Genitive banans bananens bananers bananernas
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

banan

  1. definite singular of bana

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TurkmenEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Russian бана́н (banán), from French banane, from Portuguese banana or Spanish banana, from Wolof banaana.

NounEdit

banan (definite accusative banany, plural bananlar)

  1. banana

UzbekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Russian бана́н (banán), from French banane, from Portuguese banana or Spanish banana, from Wolof banaana.

NounEdit

banan (plural bananlar)

  1. banana