џелат

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Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish cellat, from Persian جلاد, from Arabic جلاد, from verbal root جلد (to flagellate, to whip).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

џелат (dželatm

  1. hangman, executioner
  2. (figuratively) oppressor

Inflection[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish cellat, from Persian جلاد, from Arabic جلاد, from verbal root جلد (to flagellate, whip).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dʒělaːt/
  • Hyphenation: џе‧лат

Noun[edit]

џѐла̄т m (Latin spelling džèlāt)

  1. hangman
  2. executioner
  3. (figuratively) oppressor

Declension[edit]