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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

luan (countable and uncountable, plural luans)

  1. Alternative spelling of lauan

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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from Latin leo, leonis. Compare also Ancient Greek λέων (léōn).

NounEdit

luan ?

  1. lion

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.

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AdjectiveEdit

luan

  1. large