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.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Cabanes du Breuil, a set of historical farm buildings in France (sense 1).

cabane f (plural cabanes)

  1. cabin, hut, shack; shed
    Synonyms: cabine, hutte
  2. (slang) prison
  3. (Louisiana) bed
  4. (Louisiana) workshop
    Synonym: atelier

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Louisiana Creole French: kabann

Further reading[edit]

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

Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French cabane (a cabin).

Verb[edit]

cabane

  1. (Saint-Domingue) a bed
    Ly malade dans cabane.He is sick in bed.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • S.J Ducoeurjoly, Manuel des habitans de Saint-Domingue, contenant un précis de l'histoire de cette île