Duan
Duan Du"an, n. [Gael. & Ir.] A division of a poem corresponding to a canto; a poem or song. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • duan — ▪ literature       a poem or song in Scottish Gaelic and Irish Gaelic literature. The word was used by James Macpherson (Macpherson, James) for major divisions of his Ossianic (Ossianic ballads) verse and hence was taken to be the Scottish Gaelic …   Universalium

  • duān — [ref dict= Universal (Ch Ru) ]端[/ref] …   Chinese phonetic list

  • duǎn — [ref dict= Universal (Ch Ru) ]短[/ref] …   Chinese phonetic list

  • duàn — [ref dict= Universal (Ch Ru) ]断[/ref], [ref dict= Universal (Ch Ru) ]斷[/ref], [ref dict= Universal (Ch Ru) ]段[/ref], [ref dict= Universal (Ch Ru) ]煅[/ref], [ref dict= Universal (Ch Ru) ]緞[/ref], [ref dict= Universal (Ch Ru) ]缎[/ref], [ref dict=… …   Chinese phonetic list

  • duẫn — [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]狁[/ref] …   Vietnamese Index for Unihan

  • duẩn — [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]筍[/ref] …   Vietnamese Index for Unihan

  • duan — du·an …   English syllables

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