camping

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English[edit]

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People camping by Barriere Lake in Barriere, British Columbia, Canada

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camping

  1. present participle of camp

Noun[edit]

camping (countable and uncountable, plural campings)

  1. (uncountable) The recreational activity of temporarily living in a tent or similar accommodation, usually in the wilderness.
    Camping is a favorite summer activity.
  2. (countable) The act of setting up a camp.
    • 1848, The North British Review (volume 9, page 17)
      In some quarters, indeed, it was different — the troops bivouacked in many places. It was a strange and an unpleasing sight to see these campings in the heart of a city, yet it was picturesque in the extreme.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English camping.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɛmpɪŋ/, /ˈkɑmpɪŋ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

camping m (plural campings, diminutive campinkje n)

  1. campsite

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

camping

  1. camping

Usage notes[edit]

In Finnish camping usually denotes camping in designated camping areas which are accessible by car. Camping in the wild is usually referred to as retkeily or eräretkeily.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of camping (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative camping campingit
genitive campingin campingien
partitive campingiä campingejä
illative campingiin campingeihin
singular plural
nominative camping campingit
accusative nom. camping campingit
gen. campingin
genitive campingin campingien
partitive campingiä campingejä
inessive campingissä campingeissä
elative campingistä campingeistä
illative campingiin campingeihin
adessive campingillä campingeillä
ablative campingiltä campingeiltä
allative campingille campingeille
essive campinginä campingeinä
translative campingiksi campingeiksi
instructive campingein
abessive campingittä campingeittä
comitative campingeineen

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English camping.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (France) IPA(key): /kɑ̃.piŋ/
  • (file)
  • (file)
  • (Quebec) IPA(key): /kam.piŋ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

camping m (plural campings)

  1. (uncountable) camping
  2. (countable) campsite

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

camping m (invariable)

  1. campsite

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Middle English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

camping

  1. Alternative form of campyng

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From English camping

Noun[edit]

camping m (definite singular campingen, indefinite plural campinger, definite plural campingene)

  1. camping
  2. a campsite, camping site, campground (US), or camping ground

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English camping

Noun[edit]

camping f (definite singular campinga, indefinite plural campingar, definite plural campingane)

  1. camping
  2. a campsite, camping site, campground (US), or camping ground

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English camping.

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Noun[edit]

camping m (plural campings)

  1. (uncountable) camping (activity)
  2. camping spot

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English camping.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkampin/, [ˈkãmpĩn]

Noun[edit]

camping m (plural campings)

  1. campsite
  2. Make camping in a private campsite (activity)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Camping refers to camp in private campsite, a designated area with services, improvements and various facilities. While campismo is camping in an impromptu area (as one might decide to stop while backpacking or hiking, or simply adjacent to a road through the wilderness).

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