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sultana Saltos de línea: sul|tana
Pronunciación: /sʌlˈtɑːnə/

Definición de sultana en inglés:

sustantivo

1British A small, light brown, seedless raisin used in foods such as puddings and cakes: [as modifier]: a sultana cake
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • A few varieties are grown to produce raisins, sultanas, and currants.
  • Soak the saffron and raisins or sultanas in 2 tbsp boiling water and set aside.
  • See also currants, lexias, muscatels, sultanas, and raisins for specific sorts of dried grape.
2A wife or concubine of a sultan.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • When al-Musta'sim, the Abbasid caliph, opposed her reign, the sultana abdicated and married Aybek.
  • From this point onward, the future sultana steadily gained influence in the sultan's eyes.
  • For example, in order to control her second husband, the sultana had to kill him.
2.1Any other woman in a sultan’s family.

Origen

Late 16th century (in sense 2): from Italian, feminine of sultano (see sultan). sense 1 dates from the mid 19th century.

Palabras que riman con sultana

Africana, Afrikaner, Americana, ana, banana, Botswana, bwana, cabana, caragana, Christiana, Dana, darner, Edwardiana, garner, Georgiana, Ghana, Gloriana, Guiana, gymkhana, Haryana, iguana, Lana, lantana, liana, Lipizzaner, Ljubljana, Mahayana, mana, mañana, marijuana, nirvana, Oriana, pacarana, piranha, prana, Purana, Rosh Hashana, Santayana, Setswana, Tatiana, Tijuana, Tirana, tramontana, Tswana, varna, Victoriana, zenana

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