See also: grån

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch grâen, from Latin grānum. Doublet of grein and koren.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɣraːn/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: graan
  • Rhymes: -aːn

NounEdit

graan n (plural granen, diminutive graantje n)

  1. (uncountable) Grain, the edible seeds of certain grasses.
  2. (countable) A grain plant, crop or harvest.
  3. (countable) A cereal, a type of grass.
  4. (countable) A single grain, a single cereal seed.
  5. (countable) A single grain, a granular particle.

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