بركان

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sicilian vurcanu, from Latin Vulcānus, absorbed after the Arab invasion in Sicily.

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Noun[edit]

بُرْكَان (burkānm (plural بَرَاكِين(barākīn))

  1. volcano
    Synonym: (dated) جَبَل النَّار(jabal an-nār)
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Descendants[edit]
  • Gulf Arabic: بركان(burkān)
  • Hijazi Arabic: بركان(burkān)

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

بَرَّكَان (barrakānm (plural بَرَّكَانَات(barrakānāt))

  1. a kind of rougher camlet used for clothing items
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Tarifit ⴰⴱⴻⵔⴽⴰⵏ (aberkan, black).

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Proper noun[edit]

بَرْكَان (barkānf

  1. Berkane (a city in Oriental, Morocco)
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Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بُرْكَان(burkān).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

بركان (burkānm (plural براكين(barākīn))

  1. volcano