EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

luan (countable and uncountable, plural luans)

  1. Alternative spelling of lauan

AnagramsEdit


AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed through Vulgar Latin from Latin leō, leōnem.[1]

NounEdit

luan m (indefinite plural luanë, definite singular luani, definite plural luanët)

  1. lion

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “luan”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 232

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

luan

  1. Nonstandard spelling of luán.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of luǎn.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of luàn.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

TetumEdit

NounEdit

luan

  1. width