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English

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

Old English bannan

Verb

Infinitive
to ban

Third person singular
bans

Simple past
banned

Past participle
banned

Present participle
banning

to ban (third-person singular simple present bans, present participle banning, simple past and past participle banned)
  1. To forbid.
    Bare feet are banned in this establishment.
Translations

Noun

Singular
ban

Plural
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ban ({{{1}}})
  1. prohibition
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Etymology 2

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Noun

Singular
ban

Plural
bani

ban (bani)
  1. A subdivision of currency, equal to a 1/100th of a Romanian leu
  2. A subdivision of currency, equal to a 1/100th of a Moldavian леу

Indonesian

Etymology

From Dutch band (band, connection, tire/tyre)

Noun

ban

  1. tyre / tire

Irish

Pronunciation

Noun

ban

  1. Genitive plural of bean 'woman'

Japanese

Noun

ban (hiragana ばん)

  1. : evening
  2. : guard
  3. : size
  4. : board, block, disc

Mandarin

Pinyin syllable

ban

  1. A transliteration of any of a number of Chinese characters properly represented as having one of three tones, bān, bǎn, or bàn.

Usage notes

English transcriptions of Chinese speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Chinese language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.


O'odham

Noun

ban [[Category:Template:lang:ood nouns|ban]]

  1. coyote

Old English

Etymology

From Germanic *baina-. Cognate with Old Frisian bēn, Old Saxon bēn (Dutch been (bone, leg)), Old High German bein (German Bein (leg)), Old Norse bein (Icelandic bein (bone)).

Pronunciation

Noun

bān n. (plural bān)

  1. bone; a bone

Romanian

Noun

ban m. (plural bani)

  1. money; coin

Declension


Usage notes

Usually used in the plural form, bani


Volapük

Etymology

French bain

Noun

ban

  1. bath

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Welsh

Noun

ban m.

  1. peak

Mutation

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
ban fan man unchanged

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