veranda

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

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hindi बरामदा m (barāmdā) or बरण्डा m (baraṇḍā), from Portuguese varanda (balustrade; balcony) (Spanish baranda).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

veranda (plural verandas)

  1. A gallery, platform, or balcony, usually roofed and often partly enclosed, extending along the outside of a building. [from 18th c.]
    • 1898, Winston Churchill, chapter 4, The Celebrity:
      No matter how early I came down, I would find him on the veranda, smoking cigarettes, or otherwise his man would be there with a message to say that his master would shortly join me if I would kindly wait.
    • 1956, Delano Ames, chapter 7, Crime out of Mind[1]:
      Our part of the veranda did not hang over the gorge, but edged the meadow where half a dozen large and sleek horses had stopped grazing to join us.

Translations[edit]

The translations below need to be checked and inserted above into the appropriate translation tables, removing any numbers. Numbers do not necessarily match those in definitions. See instructions at Help:How to check translations.

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

veranda f

  1. verandah

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French véranda.

Noun[edit]

veranda c (singular definite verandaen, plural indefinite verandaer)

  1. verandah

Inflection[edit]


Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈvɛrɒndɒ/
  • Hyphenation: ve‧ran‧da

Noun[edit]

veranda (plural verandák)

  1. verandah

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]


Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

veranda f (plural verande)

  1. verandah, porch

Anagrams[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Noun[edit]

veranda m (definite singular verandaen, indefinite plural verandaer, definite plural verandaene)

  1. a veranda or verandah (roofed open gallery)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

veranda m (definite singular verandaen, indefinite plural verandaer or verandaar, definite plural verandaene or verandaane)

  1. a veranda or verandah (as above)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʋěraːnda/
  • Hyphenation: ve‧ran‧da

Noun[edit]

vèrānda f (Cyrillic spelling вѐра̄нда)

  1. verandah
  2. balcony
  3. patio

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

veranda c

  1. a verandah

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

veranda

  1. verandah
  2. balcony
  3. patio

Synonyms[edit]