jupon

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French jupon.

Noun[edit]

jupon (plural jupons)

  1. A close-fitting sleeveless jacket, descending below the hips, worn over armour.
  2. A petticoat.

Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

jupon

  1. accusative singular of jupo

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

jupe +‎ -on

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jupon m (plural jupons)

  1. petticoat, underskirt
  2. (colloquial) a bit of skirt
  3. (military) a sleeveless jacket worn over armor (medieval)

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French jupon.

Noun[edit]

jupon n (plural jupoane)

  1. underskirt, petticoat, jupon