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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch waan, from Middle Dutch waen, from Old Dutch *wān, from Proto-Germanic *wēniz.

NounEdit

waan (plural wane, diminutive waantjie)

  1. delusion

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Rhymes: -aːn
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Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch wâen, from Old Dutch wān, from Proto-Germanic *wēniz.

NounEdit

waan m (plural wanen, diminutive waantje n)

  1. delusion
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

waan

  1. first-person singular present indicative of wanen
  2. imperative of wanen