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pan in sitelen pona
pan in sitelen sitelen
Pronunciation /pan/ (listen)
Usage 2023: Core (99%  )
2022: Core (98%)
Book and era nimi pu
Part of speech Content word
Codepoint 󱥋 U+F194B

pan is a content word relating to grains, tubers and starchy foods, as well as their derivatives, such as wet, fermented, baked foods.

Semantic space[edit | edit source]

The semantic space of pan includes starchy foods, such as grains, tubers and their derivatives. Some examples include wheat, barley, rice, sorghum, potatoes, cassava, yams, bread, noodles, pastries, and sandwiches.

pu[edit | edit source]

In the "Official Toki Pona Dictionary" section, the book Toki Pona: The Language of Good defines pan as:

NOUN  cereal, grain; barley, corn, oat, rice, wheat; bread, pasta

ku[edit | edit source]

For Toki Pona Dictionary, respondents in ma pona pi toki pona translated these English words as pan:

bread5, grain5, wheat4, rice3, corn2, carbohydrate2

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