mantel

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Old English mentel (sleeveless cloak), later reinforced by cognate Anglo-Norman mantel, both from Latin mantēllum (covering, cloak), diminutive of mantum, likely from Gaulish.

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Noun[edit]

mantel (plural mantels)

  1. the shelf above a fireplace which may be also a structural support for the masonry of the chimney

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Dutch[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mantel m (plural mantels, diminutive manteltje n)

  1. cloak, mantle
  2. surface (literal), lack of substance (figurative)

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Indonesian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mantel

  1. coat (an outer garment covering the upper torso and arms)


This Indonesian entry was created from the translations listed at coat. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see mantel in the Indonesian Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) May 2008


Norwegian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mantel m

  1. a mantel, a shelf above a fireplace or support for the chimney
  2. a cover to protect or strengthen a machine or piece of machinery
  3. (geology) a mantle, the layer between the Earth's core and crust

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References[edit]

  • “mantel” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin mantellum

Noun[edit]

mantel m (oblique plural mantiax, nominative singular mantiax, nominative plural mantel)

  1. mantle (clothing)

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Mantel.

Noun[edit]

mantel

  1. coat

Spanish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mantile, mantele

Noun[edit]

mantel m (plural manteles)

  1. tablecloth

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

mantel c

  1. a mantle, a cloak, a robe
  2. (geology) a mantle, the layer between the Earth's core and crust
  3. a jacket (on a bullet)
  4. a mantel, a shelf above a fireplace or support for the chimney

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