bastonnade

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French bastonnade

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bastonnade f (plural bastonnades, diminutive bastonnadetje n)

  1. caning, any beating with a stick
  2. specifically, falaka (oriental beating of the soles of the feet)

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From baston (stick) (old form of bâton) + -ade.

Noun[edit]

bastonnade f (plural bastonnades)

  1. caning, any beating with a stick
  2. specifically, falaka (oriental beating of the soles of the feet)

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Italian bastonata.

Noun[edit]

bastonnade f (plural bastonnades)

  1. beating (specifically with a rod or stick)

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