bancal

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Spanish

Noun[edit]

bancal ‎(plural bancales)

  1. An ornamental covering, as of carpet or leather, for a bench or form.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal bancal.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bancal m (feminine singular bancale, masculine plural bancals, feminine plural bancales)

  1. bandy-legged (of person)
  2. rickety, wobbly (of table etc.)

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Venetian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

bancal m (plural bancałi)

  1. pallet
  2. sill, windowsill