Pyjama

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German[edit]

Pyjama

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English pyjamas, from Urdu پایجامه (pāyjāma) and Hindi पैजामा (paijāmā), from Persian پايجامه / پاجامه (pāyjāma / pājāma, leg garment).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pyˈ(d)ʒaːma/, /piˈ(d)ʒaːma/
  • IPA(key): /ˈpiʃama/ (alternatively in Switzerland)
  • IPA(key): /piˈjaːma/, /pyˈjaːma/ (rare)
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  • Hyphenation: Py‧ja‧ma

Noun[edit]

Pyjama m (genitive Pyjamas, plural Pyjamas)

  1. pyjamas; pajamas (clothes for wearing to bed and sleeping in)

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