Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *kalan (to be cold). Cognate with Old Norse kala (to be cold).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

calan

  1. (intransitive) to become cool or cold
  2. (intransitive) to be cool or cold

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: calen

SomaliEdit

NounEdit

calan ?

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    Synonym: calanka

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

calan

  1. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present indicative form of calar.
  2. (used formally in Spain) Second-person plural present indicative form of calar.

VolapükEdit

EtymologyEdit

From cal +‎ -an.

NounEdit

calan (nominative plural calans)

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DeclensionEdit


WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic [Term?], borrowed through Vulgar Latin from Latin kalendae, calendae, calandae (calends). Cognate with Cornish and Breton kalan.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

calan m (plural calannau)

  1. first day of the month, calends

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
calan galan nghalan chalan
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present) , “calan”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies