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See also: Spann, Spánn, and spänn

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FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

spann f (genitive singular spannar, plural spannir)

  1. pail

DeclensionEdit

Declension of spann
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative spann spannin spannir spannirnar
accusative spann spannina spannir spannirnar
dative spann spannini spannum spannunum
genitive spannar spannarinnar spanna spannanna

SynonymsEdit


GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

spann

  1. First-person singular preterite of spinnen.
  2. Third-person singular preterite of spinnen.

IcelandicEdit

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse spann

NounEdit

spann n (definite singular spannet, indefinite plural spann, definite plural spanna or spannene)

  1. a bucket, pail
  2. a churn, can (for milk)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse spann

NounEdit

spann n (definite singular spannet, indefinite plural spann, definite plural spanna)

  1. a bucket, pail
  2. a churn, can (for milk)

ReferencesEdit


Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *spannō. Cognate with Middle Dutch spanne (Dutch spanne), Old High German spanna (German Spanne), Old Norse spǫnn (Icelandic spönn).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

spann f (nominative plural spanna or spanne)

  1. span (of a hand; used as a measurement, typically considered about nine inches)

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


SwedishEdit

NounEdit

spann c or n

  1. bucket, pail
  2. (archaic) a measure of volume, corresponding to 73.28 liter
  3. a set of animals which together pull a cart or a sledge
  4. span; the distance between two supporting pillars of a bridge or the wing span of a bird or airplane
  5. (archaic) a measure of distance, corresponding to 148.4505 mm

DeclensionEdit

Definition 1:

Declension of spann 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative spann spannen spänner spännerna
Genitive spanns spannens spänners spännernas

Definitions 1 and 2:

Declension of spann 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative spann spannen spannar spannarna
Genitive spanns spannens spannars spannarnas

Definitions 3, 4 and 5:

Declension of spann 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative spann spannet spann spannen
Genitive spanns spannets spanns spannens

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

spann

  1. past of spinna