Min NanEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of tân – see (“to exhibit; to display; to explain; etc.”).
(This character, tân, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Vietnamese word from (new).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tân

  1. (humorous) virgin
    gái tâna virgin girl or woman
    trai tâna virgin boy or man

PrefixEdit

tân

  1. used in the titles of modern serialized East Asian works of fiction to mean "this series is a reboot/remake/reimagining, or it tells a brand new story arc"
    Tân Dòng sông ly biệtRomance in the Rain (literally, “New River of Farewell”)
    Tân Thiết quyền tiểu tửNew Ironfist Chinmi

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WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *teɸnets (fire) (compare Old Irish teine, Cornish and Breton tan), from Proto-Indo-European *tep- (be warm).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tân m (plural tanau)

  1. fire

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
tân dân nhân thân
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.