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FANN

  • noun [ feminine ]
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FANN, e; f?
A FAN, implement for winnowing grain ; vannus, ventilābrum
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  • Fann

    vannus,

    • Ælfc. Gl. 50
    • ;
    • Som. 65,
    • 114;
    • Wrt. Voc. 34,
    • 43.
  • Ðæs fann ys on his handa, and he afeormaþ his þyrscelflóre

    cujus ventilābrum in mănu sua, et permundābit āream suam,

    • Mt. Bos. 3, 12: Lk. Bos. 3,
    • 17.
Etymology
[
Chauc. fan:
Dut. wan, wanne, f:
Ger. M. H. Ger. wanne, f:
O. H. Ger. wanna, f:
Swed. vanna, f:
Lat. vannus, f.
]
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v.  fon fan.
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