See also: Jan, Ján, jan., Jan., and jàŋ

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic جَنّ(jann)

NounEdit

jan

  1. Obsolete form of jinn.
    • 1888, Charles Montagu Doughty, Travels in Arabia Deserta:
      He cast out the demons of possessed persons, and he bound the jân, wellah, in yonder corner.

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BambaraEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jan

  1. trap (device to catch animals)

ReferencesEdit


BasqueEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Southern) /xan/, [xãn]
  • IPA(key): (Northern) /jan/, [jãn]
    • (Biscayan) IPA(key): [d͡ʒan]
    • (Gipuzkoan) IPA(key): [xan]
    • (Navarrese) IPA(key): [jan]
    • (Navarro-Lapurdian) IPA(key): [ɟan]
    • (Souletin) IPA(key): [ʒan]

NounEdit

jan inan

  1. food
    Synonym: janari

DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

jan (present participle jaten, future participle jango, infinitive jan, verbal noun jate)

  1. to eat
  2. to eat away, corrode

Bau BidayuhEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *quzan, from Proto-Austronesian *quzaN.

NounEdit

jan

  1. rain (condensed water from a cloud)

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shortening of Joan.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jan m (plural jans)

  1. Only used in bon jan

Further readingEdit


DalmatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin annus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jan m (plural jain or jein)

  1. year

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jan m (plural jans)

  1. Each of the two tables in trictrac.
    Je remplis mon grand jan par doublet : six points pour moi.
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

jan

  1. Rōmaji transcription of じゃん

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

jan

  1. January; Abbreviation of januari.

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Yucatec MayaEdit

VerbEdit

jan (intransitive)

  1. to eat

ConjugationEdit

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