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Webster 1913 Edition


Anal

A′nal

,
Adj.
[From
Anus
.]
(Anat.)
Pertaining to, or situated near, the anus;
as, the
anal
fin or glands
.

Webster 1828 Edition


Anal

A'NAL

,
Adj.
[L. anus.] Pertaining to the anus; as, the anal fin.

Definition 2022


Anal

Anal

See also: anal, anál, añal, and -anál

English

Proper noun

Anal

  1. An ethnic group found in Manipur in India, and in Burma/Myanmar, closely related to the Kuki people.
  2. The Northern Kukish (Sino-Tibetan) language spoken by these people, sometimes called Namfau after the two largest villages it is spoken in.

Translations

Noun

Anal (plural Anals)

  1. An individual member of that ethnic group.

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References

  1. Lerthansung, Lera (1987), page 78

Anagrams

anal

anal

See also: Anal, anál, añal, and -anál

English

Adjective

anal (comparative more anal, superlative most anal)

  1. (not comparable) of, related to, intended for or involving the anus
    anal thermometer
    an anal examination
    anal sex
  2. (psychoanalysis) of the stage in psychosexual development when the child's interest is alleged to be concentrated on the anal region.
  3. (psychology) of a person, compulsive and stubborn, obsessed with neatness and accuracy, supposedly from not having progressed beyond the anal stage.
    Please don't touch his furniture, as he can get very anal about things like that.

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Noun

anal (countable and uncountable, plural anals)

  1. Any of the anal scales of a reptile.
  2. (informal) anal sex
    In the right mood, I'll accept anal.
    I'll do anything except anal.

Anagrams


Breton

Noun

anal f (plural analioù)

  1. breath

French

Pronunciation

Adjective

anal m (feminine singular anale, masculine plural anaux, feminine plural anales)

  1. anal (relating to the anus)

German

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /aˈnaːl/
  • Rhymes: -aːl

Adjective

anal (not comparable)

  1. anal

Declension

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Portuguese

Etymology 1

From Latin annālis.

Adjective

anal m, f (plural anais, comparable)

  1. annual

Noun

anal m (plural anais)

  1. something that happens once a year

Etymology 2

From Latin ānalis.

Adjective

anal m, f (plural anais, comparable)

  1. anal

Romanian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [aˈnal]

Adjective

anal m, n (feminine singular anală, masculine plural anali, feminine and neuter plural anale)

  1. anal

Declension


Spanish

Etymology 1

From Latin ānalis.

Adjective

anal m, f (plural anales)

  1. anal

Etymology 2

From Latin annālis.

Noun

anal m (plural anales)

  1. annal
    Los demás hechos de Jehú ... están escritos en los anales de los reyes de Israel.
    The other deeds of Jehu ... are written in the annals of the kings of Israel. 2 Kings 10:34 NRV XXI