batilo

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bati (to hit) +‎ -ilo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /baˈtilo/
  • Hyphenation: ba‧ti‧lo
  • Rhymes: -ilo

Noun[edit]

batilo (accusative singular batilon, plural batiloj, accusative plural batilojn)

  1. something used for hitting
  2. (sports) racket, baseball bat, golf club, ping pong paddle, etc.

Usage notes[edit]

The word batilo (literally hitting tool) can be used to refer to any piece of sports equipment used to strike a ball. Rakedo more specifically refers to a racket.

Hyponyms[edit]