See also: ñaño, nano-, -nano, nanó-, and Nan'ō

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Clipping of nanotechnology.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈnænəʊ/
  • (file)

NounEdit

nano (uncountable)

  1. (often attributive) Nanotechnology.
    • 2012 May 22, Jacy Meyer, “To Czech Industry, Everything Is Nano”, in The International Herald Tribune[1], ISSN 0362-4331:
      The Czech government is actively supporting the nano industry through the participation of ministries and universities in research and development programs.

ReferencesEdit

  • OED 2003

AnagramsEdit


AsturianEdit

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

nano

  1. neuter singular of nanu

BasqueEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

nano

  1. dwarf, midget

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Variant of nan.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nano m (plural nanos, feminine nana)

  1. (colloquial) Synonym of nen (boy)
    • 2019 October 16, Manuel Jabois, “Barcelona no crema bé, viatge al final de la nit”, in El País[2]:
      Un grup de manifestants, liderat per nanos emboçats i amb el cap cobert per caputxes de dessuadora fosca i, a 50 metres, una filera de Mossos quiets, parapetats en escuts.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nānus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈnano/
  • Hyphenation: na‧no
  • Rhymes: -ano

NounEdit

nano (accusative singular nanon, plural nanoj, accusative plural nanojn)

  1. dwarf

Derived termsEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nānus, from Ancient Greek νᾶνος (nânos).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈna.no/
  • Rhymes: -ano
  • Hyphenation: nà‧no

AdjectiveEdit

nano (feminine nana, masculine plural nani, feminine plural nane)

  1. dwarfish

NounEdit

nano m (plural nani, feminine nana)

  1. dwarf, midget
  2. (informal, often offensive) shorty (etc)

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AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

(Classical) IPA(key): /ˈnaː.noː/, [ˈnäːnoː]

NounEdit

nānō

  1. dative/ablative singular of nānus

MasbatenyoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *anu, from Proto-Austronesian *(na-)nu.

PronounEdit

nano

  1. (interrogative) what

MeriamEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

nano

  1. breast

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

nano

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of nanar

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Clipping of enano (dwarf).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nano m (plural nanos)

  1. man, dude

Tocharian BEdit

AdverbEdit

nano

  1. again, once more