batalion

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See also: batalión

Albanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

batalion m

  1. battalion (army unit)

Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to patálie. From Italian battaglia

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbatalɪon]
  • Hyphenation: ba‧ta‧lion

Noun[edit]

batalion m inan

  1. battalion (army unit)
    Synonyms: prapor, baťák

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • batalion in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • batalion in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Indonesian[edit]

Indonesian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch bataljon, from French bataillon.[1][2] Cognate of Malay batalion.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bataˈliɔn]
  • Hyphenation: ba‧ta‧li‧on

Noun[edit]

batalion (plural batalion-batalion, first-person possessive batalionku, second-person possessive batalionmu, third-person possessive batalionnya)

  1. (military) battalion: an army unit having two or more companies, etc. and a headquarters. Traditionally forming part of a regiment.

Usage notes[edit]

The standard spelling for battalion is batalion in both Standard Indonesian and Standard Malay. However, the official military spelling is batalyon in Indonesia which showed Dutch spelling influence (bataljon), thus it is abbreviated as yon, such as in yonif.

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References[edit]

  1. ^
    2001, Nicoline van der Sijs, Chronologisch woordenboek: de ouderdom en herkomst van onze woorden en betekenissen [Chronological dictionary: the age and origin of our words and meanings], Amsterdam: L.J. Veen, →ISBN:
  2. ^
    2010, Nicoline Van der Sijs, Nederlandse woorden wereldwijd [Dutch word worldwide], Den Haag: Sdu Uitgevers, →ISBN:

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian battaglione.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /baˈta.ljɔn/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aljɔn
  • Syllabification: ba‧ta‧lion

Noun[edit]

batalion m inan (diminutive batalionik)

  1. battalion (military unit)
    Synonym: baon

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

batalion m anim (diminutive batalionik)

  1. ruff, Philomachus pugnax

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

adjective

Related terms[edit]

adjective
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Further reading[edit]

  • batalion in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • batalion in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian battaglione or French bataillon.

Noun[edit]

batalion n (plural batalioane)

  1. battalion

Declension[edit]