hotel

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Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

hotel

  1. The letter H in the NATO phonetic alphabet. (This word is not translated, and is hotel in all languages.)

English[edit]

Pere Marquette Hotel

Etymology[edit]

From French hôtel. Compare hostel.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hotel (plural hotels)

  1. (now chiefly historical) A large town house or mansion; a grand private residence, especially in France. [from 17th c.]
  2. An establishment that provides accommodation and other services for paying guests; normally larger than a guesthouse, and often one of a chain. [from 17th c.]
    • 1868, "A Clergyman" (John Morison), Australia in 1866, page 165,
      When gold-digging commenced in California, the writer was staying at an hotel in Wellington, New Zealand, where a Yankee trader was also staying. Seated at the dining-table, the latter was discoursing of the business he was doing [] .
    • 2013 June 29, “High and wet”, The Economist, volume 407, number 8842, page 28: 
      Floods in northern India, mostly in the small state of Uttarakhand, have wrought disaster on an enormous scale. The early, intense onset of the monsoon on June 14th swelled rivers, washing away roads, bridges, hotels and even whole villages. Rock-filled torrents smashed vehicles and homes, burying victims under rubble and sludge.
  3. The letter H in the ICAO spelling alphabet. [from 20th c.]
  4. The larger red property in the game of Monopoly, in contradistinction to houses.
  5. The guest accommodation and dining section of a cruise ship.

Usage notes[edit]

  1. The UK pronunciation omitting the initial h is in imitation of the French hôtel and is now considered old-fashioned.

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Asturian[edit]

Asturian Wikipedia has an article on:

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Noun[edit]

hotel m (plural hoteles)

  1. hotel

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French hôtel, from Latin hospitāle.

Noun[edit]

hotel m (plural hotels)

  1. hotel

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hotel m

  1. hotel

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

hotel

  1. hotel

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): [hoːˈtɛl]
  • Hyphenation: ho‧tel

Noun[edit]

hotel n (plural hotels, diminutive hotelletje n)

  1. hotel

Anagrams[edit]


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French hôtel.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hotel m (plural hoteis)

  1. hotel

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Hotel, from French hôtel, from Old French hostel, from Latin hospitāle. [1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhotɛl/
  • Hyphenation: ho‧tel

Noun[edit]

hotel (plural hotelek)

  1. hotel

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tótfalusi István, Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára. Tinta Könyvkiadó, Budapest, 2005, ISBN 963 7094 20 2

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

hotel m (invariable)

  1. hotel or hotels
  2. The letter H in the Italian phonetic alphabet

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hotel m

  1. hotel

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French hôtel, from Latin hospitāle.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hotel m (plural hotéis)

  1. hotel

Romanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

hotel n (plural hotele)

  1. hotel

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /xǒtel/
  • Hyphenation: ho‧tel

Noun[edit]

hòtel m (Cyrillic spelling хо̀тел)

  1. hotel

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French hôtel, from Latin hospitāle.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hotel m (plural hoteles)

  1. hotel

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Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English hotel.

Noun[edit]

hotel

  1. hotel

Vilamovian[edit]

Noun[edit]

hotel

  1. hotel