šakal

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See also: sakal and sakál

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

šakal m

  1. jackal

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Šakal

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Schakal, from Ottoman Turkish چَقال (modern çakal), from Persian شغال (šaqâl), from Sanskrit सृगाल (sṛgālá, jackal).

Doublet of čàgalj, directly borrowed from Ottoman Turkish.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʃâkal/
  • Hyphenation: ša‧kal

Noun[edit]

šȁkal m (Cyrillic spelling ша̏кал)

  1. jackal
  2. (pejorative) One who benefits from the work of others; jackal, vulture.

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish çakal, from Persian شغال (šağâl), from Sanskrit सृगाल (sṛgāla, jackal).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

šakal m (genitive singular šakala, nominative plural šakaly, genitive plural šakalov)

  1. jackal (animal)

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Noun[edit]

šakal m (genitive singular šakala, nominative plural šakali, genitive plural šakalov, declension pattern of chlap)

  1. jackal (person)

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Further reading[edit]

  • šakal in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

šakál m anim (genitive šakála, nominative plural šakáli)

  1. jackal

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