loan-n; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: temporary use

Commentary: something given for temporary use, or a temporary provision of money

Are you in need of a loan? Our bank has great rates.
He offered the loan of his skateboard in exchange for $50.

PropBank: loan.01
WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: loanword

Commentary: a word borrowed from another language

'Blitz' is a German word borrowed into modern English.
Japanese has a separate script used for loanwords.

PropBank: NM
WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 2