caracal

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English[edit]

A caracal.
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Etymology[edit]

From French caracal, from Ottoman Turkish قره‌قولاق(kara-kulak, literally black ear), a calque of Persian سیاه‌گوش(siyâh-guš). Compare modern Turkish karakulak.

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caracal (plural caracals)

  1. A type of cat native to Southern Africa, West Asia, and parts of Central and South Asia, Caracal caracal.

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Dutch[edit]

Een wilde caracal. — A wild caracal.
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French caracal, from Ottoman Turkish قره‌قولاق‎, a calque of Persian سیاه‌گوش‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkaː.raːˌkɑl/
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  • Hyphenation: ca‧ra‧cal

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caracal m (plural caracals, diminutive caracalletje n)

  1. caracal, Caracal caracal
    Synonym: woestijnlynx

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish karakulak.

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  • IPA(key): /ka.ʁa.kal/
  • Hyphenation: ca‧ra‧cal

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caracal m (plural caracals)

  1. caracal

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish karakulak.

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caracal m (invariable)

  1. caracal

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Portuguese[edit]

caracal

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish karakulak.

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caracal m (plural caracais)

  1. caracal (Caracal caracal)

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