See also: stan, Stan, śtan, ştan, -stan, stan', and -стан

IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish stán (tin), from Proto-Celtic *stagnos.

NounEdit

stán m (genitive singular stáin, nominative plural stáin)

  1. tin
  2. tin vessel
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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VerbEdit

stán (present analytic stánann, future analytic stánfaidh, verbal noun stánadh, past participle stánta)

  1. (intransitive) stare
ConjugationEdit
Derived termsEdit
  • stánaí m (starer, gazer; brazen person)

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

stán (present analytic stánann, future analytic stánfaidh, verbal noun stánadh, past participle stánta)

  1. (transitive) Alternative form of stánáil (beat, trounce; stuff)

Etymology 4Edit

From Old Irish stánaid (stops, draws back, refrains from, desists from, verb).

VerbEdit

stán (present analytic stánann, future analytic stánfaidh, verbal noun stánadh, past participle stánta)

  1. (intransitive) Alternative form of staon (stop, desist; abstain, forbear; draw back, flinch)

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