See also: cana, Cana, canâ, canã, cană, cána, and c'aŋa

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin canna (reed), from Ancient Greek κάννα (kánna, reed), from Akkadian 𒄀 (qanû, reed), from Sumerian 𒄀𒈾 (gi.na).

NounEdit

caña f (plural cañes)

  1. cane
  2. reed
  3. branch
  4. glass of beer

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perhaps form Spanish caña (cane, reed).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

caña m (plural cañas)

  1. aguardiente, a brandy or distillate of grape pomace
    Synonym: augardente

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SpanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin canna (reed), from Ancient Greek κάννα (kánna, reed), from Akkadian 𒄀 (qanû, reed), from Sumerian 𒄀𒈾 (gi.na).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

caña f (plural cañas)

  1. cane (plant with simple stems, like bamboo or sugar cane)
  2. reed (any of various types of tall stiff perennial grass-like plants growing together in groups near water)
  3. slim, cylindrical type of glass, used to serve beer
  4. glass of beer
  5. (Chile, informal) hangover (illness caused by a previous bout of alcohol drinking)
  6. (anatomy) shank (part of the leg between the knee and the ankle)

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