See also: Sanna and sånnå

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Konkani सान्नां (sānnā̃)

NounEdit

sanna (plural sannas)

  1. A spongy steamed rice cake, popular in parts of India.

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

NounEdit

sanna (plural [please provide])

  1. flint‐lock gun

GreenlandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

sanna (demonstrative) (plural sakku)

  1. down distal absolutive; that down a long distance, he/she/it down there.

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

  • manna - this here
  • una - that nearby
  • innga - that yonder
  • kanna - that down a medial distance
  • pinnga - that up a medial distance
  • panna - that up a long distance
  • qanna - that in there/out there
  • anna - that in the north
  • kinnga - that in the south/that outside
  • inna - that which is invisible

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sanna

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

sanna (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative sannaði, supine sannað)

  1. to prove

ConjugationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

sanna

  1. inflection of sannur:
    1. strong feminine singular accusative positive degree
    2. strong masculine plural accusative positive degree
    3. weak masculine singular accusative positive degree
    4. weak masculine singular dative positive degree
    5. weak masculine singular genitive positive degree
    6. weak feminine singular nominative positive degree
    7. weak neuter singular positive degree

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsan.na/
  • Hyphenation: sàn‧na

NounEdit

sanna f (plural sanne)

  1. Archaic form of zanna.
    • 1472, Dante Alighieri, La divina commedia: Inferno, Le Monnier (1994), Canto VI, p.90, vv. 22-23:
      Quando ci scorse Cerbero, il gran vermo, ¶ le bocche aperse e mostrocci le sanne;
      When Cerberus perceived us, the great worm, ¶ his mouths he opened, and displayed his tusks;

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek σάννας (sánnas).

NounEdit

sanna f (genitive sannae); first declension

  1. A grimace, especially in mockery

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative sanna sannae
Genitive sannae sannārum
Dative sannae sannīs
Accusative sannam sannās
Ablative sannā sannīs
Vocative sanna sannae

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • sanna in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sanna in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

Old FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *sanþōjan-, related to *sanþaz (true).

VerbEdit

sanna

  1. to contradict

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *sanþōną, from *sanþaz, whence also Old Norse saðr. The English soothe is a cognate.

VerbEdit

sanna

  1. to assert, affirm
  2. to make good, prove

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • sannan f (assertion, proof)

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: sanna
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: sanna, sanne
  • Old Swedish: sanna

NounEdit

sanna f (genitive sǫnnu)

  1. assertation
  2. proof

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • sanna in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Old SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sanna, from Proto-Germanic *sanþōną.

VerbEdit

sanna

  1. to prove true, show to be true

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit


SwedishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

sanna

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of sann.