cabane

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

cabane (plural cabanes)

  1. (aviation) The tripod, pylon, or struts usually at the centre-section of a biplane or high-winged monoplane.

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Etymology[edit]

From Occitan cabana, from Late Latin capanna, of uncertain origin (see further etymology there).

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Noun[edit]

cabane f (plural cabanes)

  1. cabin, hut, shack; shed
  2. (slang) prison
  3. (Louisiana) workshop
    Synonym: atelier

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References[edit]

  • Roberts, Edward A. (2014) A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Spanish Language with Families of Words based on Indo-European Roots, Xlibris Corporation, →ISBN