karnis

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in 1789, from Austrian German Karnische (curtain-rod), from French corniche (cornice), from Italian cornice (frame, cornice), from Latin corōnis (curved line, flourish in writing), from Ancient Greek κορωνίς (korōnís, curved object).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɒrniʃ/
  • Hyphenation: kar‧nis

Noun[edit]

karnis (plural karnisok)

  1. pelmet, valance, curtain-rod

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