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See also: Tana, tána, taña, täna, Táňa, tą́na, and tänä

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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

tana (plural tanas)

  1. The banxring or tree shrew.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for tana in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

AnagramsEdit


BugineseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Malay tanah.

NounEdit

tana (lontara ᨈᨊ)

  1. land
  2. soil
  3. country

Crimean TatarEdit

NounEdit

tana

  1. young bull

DeclensionEdit


HausaEdit

NounEdit

tānā f (possessed form tānar̃)

  1. earthworm
  2. (dialectal, chiefly anatomy) membrane covering a body part
  3. (dialectal) thin, sometimes crispy skin (e.g., on roasted chicken)

IrishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tana

  1. Alternative form of tanaí (thin; shallow)

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tana thana dtana
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

NounEdit

tana f (plural tane)

  1. lair, den
  2. burrow (tunnel or hole dug by a small creature, such as a rabbit, etc.)
  3. (figuratively) hideout
    Synonyms: covo, nascondiglio

AnagramsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

tana

  1. Rōmaji transcription of たな

RatahanEdit

NounEdit

tana

  1. earth; soil

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish tanae, from Proto-Celtic *tanawyos, from Proto-Indo-European *ténh₂us.

AdjectiveEdit

tana (comparative taine)

  1. thin (not thick; not dense)
  2. shallow (water)
  3. thin, runny (liquid)
  4. flimsy (material)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN
  • 1 tana” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tana

  1. Feminine singular of adjective tano.