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Bosnian

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *sъnъ, from Proto-Indo-European *swépnos, *súpnos (dream).

Noun

san m (plural snovi)

  1. dream

Classical Nahuatl

Particle

san

  1. Alternative spelling of zan.

Croatian

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *sъnъ, from Proto-Indo-European *swépnos, *súpnos (dream).

Noun

sȁn m.

  1. dream

Derived terms


Garifuna

Etymology

Probably from French cent.

Cardinal number

san

  1. (cardinal) hundred

Irish

Pronunciation

  • IPA: [sˠənˠ] (before a, o, u, fha, fho, fhu)
  • IPA: [sˠənʲ] (before e, i, fhe, fhi)

Contraction

san (preposition + definite article fusion , i + an)

  1. in the (singular)

Usage notes

Used before vowel sounds only. Triggers lenition of f.

Related terms

  • sa (used before consonant sounds)
  • sna (plural)

Italian

Noun

san (apocopate)[[Category:Template:lang:it nouns|san]]

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Apocopic form of santo. saint
    San Pietro — “Saint Peter”

See also


Japanese

Numeral

san (さん)

  1. : three

Noun

san (さん)

  1. : acid
  2. : crosspiece
  3. : delivery, childbirth

-san (-さん)

  1. : mount, mountain
    see -san

Kuna

Noun

san

  1. meat

Mandarin

Pinyin syllable

san

  1. A transliteration of any of a number of Chinese characters properly represented as having one of three tones, sān, sǎn, or sàn.

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.


Rohingya

Etymology

From Bengali চাঁদ (tʃām̐da).

Noun

san

  1. moon

Serbian

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *sъnъ, from Proto-Indo-European *swépnos, *súpnos (dream).

Noun

san m. (plural snovi) (Cyrillic spelling сан)

  1. dream

Spanish

Alternative forms

  • (in proper nouns, capitalized) San

Adjective

san m. (apocopate, standard form santo)

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Apocopic form of santo. saint

Usage notes

Not used in front of the following names (use santo instead): Tomás, Tomé, Toribio y Domingo .

Noun

san m. (plural sanes)

Singular
san m.

Plural
sanes m.

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) financial, temporal-savings scheme. The participants periodically contribute a quota to a communal pot that is given to one member, based on his/her turn amongst all the others.

Torres Strait Creole

Etymology

From English sun.

Noun

san

  1. sun

Turkish

Noun

san

  1. name
  2. reputation

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