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AbinomnEdit

NounEdit

dran

  1. (anatomy) neck

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -an

AdverbEdit

dran

  1. Alternative form of daran
  2. (in the phrase dran sein) to be in a particular condition
    Sie ist wirklich schlecht dran.
    She is really badly off.
  3. (in the phrase an (etwas) dran sein) to be (possibly) true
    „Was hältst Du von den Gerüchten?“ — „Ich denke, an denen ist etwas dran.“
    "What do you make of the rumours?" — "I think there might be something to them."
  4. (slang, in the phrase dran sein) to get it, to suffer consequences, punishment or retaliation
    Jetzt bist du dran!
    Now you're gonna get it!
  5. (in the phrase dran sein) to be somebody's turn in a game
    Du bist dran!
    It's your turn!

Further readingEdit

  • dran in Duden online

LeiponEdit

NounEdit

dran

  1. fresh water

Further readingEdit

  • Malcolm Ross, Proto Oceanic and the Austronesian Languages of Western Melanesia, Pacific Linguistics, series C-98 (1988)
  • ABVD as d̃an
  • ASJP as de*an

LuxembourgishEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

dran

  1. Alternative form of doran (therein)

NaliEdit

NounEdit

dran

  1. fresh water

ReferencesEdit

  • Blust's Austronesian Comparative Dictionary

Old DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *drēhaną.

VerbEdit

drān

  1. to emit an odour

InflectionEdit

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Further readingEdit

  • dran”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *drēnuz (drone). Cognate with Old Saxon drān (Low German drōne), Old High German treno (dialectal German Dräne).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

drān f (nominative plural drāne or drāna)

  1. male bee, drone

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit