English[edit | edit source]

Pronunciation[edit | edit source]

Etymology 1[edit | edit source]

From Old English bannan, from Proto-Germanic *bannan (curse, forbid), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰa- (say). Cognate with German bannen and Armenian [[բան#Template:Hy|բան]] (ban).

Verb[edit | edit source]

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 or block from participation.
    Bare feet are banned in this establishment.
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Noun[edit | edit source]

Singular
Ban

Plural
{{{1}}}

Ban ({{{1}}})

  1. prohibition
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Etymology 2[edit | edit source]

From Romanian

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Noun[edit | edit source]

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

Etymology 3[edit | edit source]

From Banburismus; coined by Alan Turing.

Noun[edit | edit source]

Singular
Ban

Plural
{{{1}}}

Ban ({{{1}}})

  1. A unit measuring information or entropy based on base-ten logarithms, rather than the base-two logarithms that define the bit.
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Dutch[edit | edit source]

Noun[edit | edit source]

Ban m. (plural bannen)

  1. excommunication, denunciation
  2. anathema which is cast upon one who is excommunicated
  3. magic spell
  4. (archaic) exile

Verb[edit | edit source]

Ban

  1. The first-person singular present indicative of bannen.
  2. The imperative of bannen.

Indonesian[edit | edit source]

Etymology[edit | edit source]

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

Noun[edit | edit source]

Ban

  1. tyre / tire

Irish[edit | edit source]

Pronunciation[edit | edit source]

Noun[edit | edit source]

Ban (pl)

  1. Genitive plural of bean.
    of women

Japanese[edit | edit source]

Noun[edit | edit source]

Ban (hiragana ばん)

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

Mandarin[edit | edit source]

Number[edit | edit source]

Ban (Pinyin ban4, tra&sim 半)

  1. half

Derived terms[edit | edit source]

Suffix[edit | edit source]

Ban (Pinyin bān, sim 般)

  1. Alternative spelling of -ban.

Pinyin syllable[edit | edit source]

ban

  1. Nonstandard spelling of bān.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of bǎn.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of bàn.

Usage notes[edit | edit source]

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.


Mapudungun[edit | edit source]

Noun[edit | edit source]

Ban (using Raguileo Alphabet)[[Category:Template:Arn nouns|Ban]]

  1. death

Verb[edit | edit source]

Ban (using Raguileo Alphabet)[[Category:Template:Arn verbs|Ban]]

  1. To die.
  2. First-person singular realis mood form of ban; I died; I have died.

Conjugation[edit | edit source]

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O'odham[edit | edit source]

Noun[edit | edit source]

Ban [[Category:Template:Ood nouns|Ban]]

  1. coyote

Old English[edit | edit source]

Etymology[edit | edit source]

From Template:Gem[[Category:ang:Template:Gem derivations|Ban]] *baina-. Cognate with Old Frisian [[ben#Template:Ofs|bēn]], Old Saxon bēn (Dutch been (bone, leg)), Old High German bein (German Bein (leg)), Old Norse bein (Icelandic bein (bone)).

Pronunciation[edit | edit source]

Noun[edit | edit source]

bān n. (plural bān)

  1. bone; a bone

Romanian[edit | edit source]

Etymology[edit | edit source]

Unknown.

Noun[edit | edit source]

Ban m. (plural bani)

  1. money; coin

Declension[edit | edit source]

Usage notes[edit | edit source]

Usually used in the plural form, bani

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Vietnamese[edit | edit source]

Noun[edit | edit source]

ban

  1. time

[[Category:Template:Vi words needing attention|Ban]]


Volapük[edit | edit source]

Etymology[edit | edit source]

French bain

Noun[edit | edit source]

Ban

  1. bath

1


Welsh[edit | edit source]

Noun[edit | edit source]

Ban m. [[Category:Template:Cy nouns|Ban]]

  1. peak

Mutation[edit | edit source]

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