klokan

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably coined in the 19th century by Jan Svatopluk Presl, probably inspired by skokan;[1][2] the initial k- probably according to German Känguruh.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

klokan m

  1. kangaroo

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2007, Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, edition Version 1.0 (in Czech), Prague: Leda:
  2. ^ 1968, Václav Machek, Etymologický slovník jazyka českého, edition 2nd edition (in Czech), Prague: Academia, page 330:

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Czech klokan.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /klǒkan/
  • Hyphenation: klo‧kan

Noun[edit]

klòkan m (Cyrillic spelling кло̀кан)

  1. (Croatia) kangaroo

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Czech klokan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

klókan m anim (genitive klókana, nominative plural klókani)

  1. kangaroo

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