kantin

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kantin

  1. Genitive singular form of kantti.

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɒntin/
  • Hyphenation: kan‧tin

Noun[edit]

kantin (plural kantinok)

  1. canteen (small cafeteria or snack bar)

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French cantine and Italian cantina (wine cellar), cognate with German Kantine and English canteen. Used in Swedish since 1701.

Noun[edit]

kantin c

  1. a canteen, a cafeteria, a restaurant
  2. a canteen, a mess kit, a container for eating utensils
  3. a canteen, a military drinking bottle
  4. a box or bucket for warm food
  5. a transport container

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • As a synonym for transport container, the word was used in the mid 1930s. When large-scale container shipping started in the 1950s, the English loanword container was used instead.

Synonyms[edit]

cafe
bottle
transport container

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French cantine.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kɑnˈtin]
  • Hyphenation: kan‧tin

Noun[edit]

kantin

  1. canteen (small cafeteria or snack bar)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]