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Old NorseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *wēniz.

NounEdit

ván f (genitive vánar, plural vánir)

  1. hope, expectation

DeclensionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: von
  • Faroese: vón
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: von
  • Westrobothnian: von

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (SV: bản).

NounEdit

(classifier tấm) ván (, , 𥯈)

  1. a plank (long, broad and thick piece of timber)
    ván ép
    plywood

Etymology 2Edit

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (SV: bàn).

NounEdit

ván

  1. (card games, board games) a game
    đánh 2 ván bài/cờ
    to play 2 card games/games of xiangqi/chess