See also: canné

EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

canne

  1. Obsolete spelling of can

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

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NounEdit

canne f (plural cannes)

  1. cane; stick
  2. (familiar) peg; leg
  3. rod; fishing rod

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

canne f pl

  1. plural of canna

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English canne, from Proto-Germanic *kannǭ.

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

canne (plural cannes)

  1. A pitcher or cup; a container for liquid.
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DescendantsEdit
  • English: can
  • Scots: can
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old French cane.

NounEdit

canne

  1. Alternative form of cane

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old Norse kanna (big cup).

NounEdit

canne f (plural cannes)

  1. (Jersey) jug, can

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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *kannǭ.

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NounEdit

canne f (nominative plural cannan)

  1. a can; cup; krater

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