FinnishEdit

NounEdit

sannan

  1. Genitive singular form of santa.

IcelandicEdit

AdjectiveEdit

sannan

  1. masculine singular accusative strong positive degree of sannur

Old NorseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From sanna (assert, proof) +‎ -an, from Proto-Germanic *sanþōniz.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

sannan f (genitive sannanar, plural sannanir)

  1. assertation, confirmation
  2. proof
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Icelandic: sönnun
  • Faroese: sannan

ReferencesEdit

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

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

AdjectiveEdit

sannan

  1. accusative singular masculine of saðr, sannr