EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Russian кала́н (kalán).

NounEdit

kalan (plural kalans)

  1. (archaic) The sea otter.

AnagramsEdit


AzerbaijaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian کلان(kalân).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [kʲɑˈɫɑn]
  • Hyphenation: ka‧lan

DeterminerEdit

kalan

  1. (Baku, Balakan) plenty, more than enough; lots of
    • 2010 March 2, Musavat.com[1]:
      Neft Fondunda hələ kalan pulumuz var.
      We still have plenty of money in the Oil Fund.
    Synonym: çox

AdjectiveEdit

kalan

  1. (colloquial) rich, wealthy, monied
    Synonyms: varlı, pullu
  2. (Lankaran) dull, stupid
    Synonyms: key, küt, kütbeyin, tupoy

Further readingEdit

  • kalan” in Obastan.com.

BambaraEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kalan

  1. study
  2. reading

VerbEdit

kalan

  1. to study
  2. to read

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

kalan

  1. to be warm

ReferencesEdit


FinnishEdit

NounEdit

kalan

  1. Genitive singular form of kala.

AnagramsEdit


KhoekhoeEdit

NounEdit

kalan

  1. color

Northern KurdishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with synonymous Central Kurdish کالان(kalan), کێلان(kêlan), Zazaki kalanî, Hawrami [script needed] (kêlane).

Ačaṙyan derives from Armenian կալան (kalan).[1][2] But according to Schwartz, from Old Iranian *kārta-dāna- (literally knife-place).[3]

NounEdit

kalan ?[4][5]

  1. sheath, scabbard

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Adjarian, H. (1909–1911), “Recueil de mots kurdes en dialecte de Novo-Bayazet [Compendium of Kurdish Words in the Nor Bayazet Dialect]”, in Mémoires de la Société de Linguistique de Paris (in French), volume XVI, page 358a
  2. ^ Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1973), “կալ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 485a
  3. ^ Chyet, Michael L. (2003), “kalan”, in Kurdish–English Dictionary, with selected etymologies by Martin Schwartz, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, page 295
  4. ^ Kurdojev, K. K. (1960), “kalan”, in Kurdsko-russkij slovarʹ [Kurdish–Russian Dictionary], Moscow: Gosudarstvennoje izdatelʹstvo inostrannyx i nacionalʹnyx slovarej, page 418b
  5. ^ Orbeli, I. A. (2002), “kalan”, in Izbrannyje trudy v dvux tomax. Tom II. Vypusk 2. Kurdsko-russkij slovarʹ [Selected Works in Two Volumes. Volume II. Issue 2. Kurdish–Russian Dictionary], Yerevan: Academy Press “Gitutjun”, →ISBN, page 99a

TagalogEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Malay keran.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ka‧lán
  • IPA(key): /kaˈlan/, [kxɐˈlan]

NounEdit

kalán

  1. stove

SynonymsEdit


TetumEdit

EtymologyEdit

From *kalam, akin to Ngaju alem.

NounEdit

kalan

  1. night