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See also Kan., kān, kǎn, kàn, and kán

Breton

Noun

kan

  1. song

Dutch

Pronunciation

Noun

kan

  1. jug
  2. pot (tea, coffee)
  3. can (cylindrical vessel)

Verb

kan

  1. The second-person singular present tense of kunnen.
  2. The third-person singular present tense of kunnen.

Synonyms

  • (1) kunt - more formal

Hungarian

Etymology

Of unknown origin.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈkɒn/

Noun

kan (plural kanok)

  1. boar

Derived terms


Mandarin

Verb

kan (Pinyin kàn)

  1. see; look at; watch
    wo xihuan kan dianshi. "I like to watch TV."

Pinyin syllable

kan

  1. A transliteration of any of a number of Chinese characters properly represented as having one of three tones, kān, kǎn, or kàn.

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.


Norwegian

Verb

kan

  1. Present tense of kunne
  2. can; may; be able to

Romani

Noun

kan m. (plural kan)

  1. ear

Swedish

Pronunciation

Verb

kan

  1. present tense of kunna

Turkish

Noun

kan

  1. blood

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