hotel

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See also: Hotel, hótel, hôtel, and hoṭél

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hotel

  1. The letter H in the NATO phonetic alphabet. (This word is not translated, and is hotel in all languages.)

English[edit]

Pere Marquette Hotel

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French hôtel, from Old French ostel, from Late Latin hospitālis, hospitāle (hospice, shelter, guesthouse), from Latin hospitalis (hospitable). Doublet of hostel.

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Noun[edit]

hotel (plural hotels)

  1. (now chiefly historical) A large town house or mansion; a grand private residence, especially in France. [from 17th c.]
  2. An establishment that provides accommodation and other services for paying guests; normally larger than a guesthouse, and often one of a chain. [from 17th c.]
    • 1868, "A Clergyman" (John Morison), Australia in 1866, page 165,
      When gold-digging commenced in California, the writer was staying at an hotel in Wellington, New Zealand, where a Yankee trader was also staying. Seated at the dining-table, the latter was discoursing of the business he was doing [] .
    • 2013 June 29, “High and wet”, in The Economist, volume 407, number 8842, page 28:
      Floods in northern India, mostly in the small state of Uttarakhand, have wrought disaster on an enormous scale. The early, intense onset of the monsoon on June 14th swelled rivers, washing away roads, bridges, hotels and even whole villages. Rock-filled torrents smashed vehicles and homes, burying victims under rubble and sludge.
  3. The letter H in the ICAO spelling alphabet. [from 20th c.]
  4. The larger red property in the game of Monopoly, in contradistinction to houses.
  5. The guest accommodation and dining section of a cruise ship.

Usage notes[edit]

  1. The UK pronunciation omitting the initial h is in imitation of the French hôtel and is now considered old-fashioned.

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Asturian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French hôtel, from Latin hospitāle.

Noun[edit]

hotel m (plural hoteles)

  1. hotel

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French hôtel, from Latin hospitāle. Doublet of hospital and hostal.

Noun[edit]

hotel m (plural hotels)

  1. hotel

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hotel m

  1. hotel

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Further reading[edit]

  • hotel in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • hotel in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

hotel n (singular definite hotellet, plural indefinite hoteller)

  1. hotel

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /hoːˈtɛl/
  • Hyphenation: ho‧tel

Noun[edit]

hotel n (plural hotels, diminutive hotelletje n)

  1. hotel

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French hôtel, from Latin hospitāle.

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Noun[edit]

hotel m (plural hoteis)

  1. hotel

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Hotel, from French hôtel, from Old French hostel, from Latin hospitāle. [1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈhotɛl]
  • Hyphenation: ho‧tel

Noun[edit]

hotel (plural hotelek)

  1. hotel

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative hotel hotelek
accusative hotelt hoteleket
dative hotelnek hoteleknek
instrumental hotellel hotelekkel
causal-final hotelért hotelekért
translative hotellé hotelekké
terminative hotelig hotelekig
essive-formal hotelként hotelekként
essive-modal
inessive hotelben hotelekben
superessive hotelen hoteleken
adessive hotelnél hoteleknél
illative hotelbe hotelekbe
sublative hotelre hotelekre
allative hotelhez hotelekhez
elative hotelből hotelekből
delative hotelről hotelekről
ablative hoteltől hotelektől
Possessive forms of hotel
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. hotelem hoteljeim
2nd person sing. hoteled hoteljeid
3rd person sing. hotelje hoteljei
1st person plural hotelünk hoteljeink
2nd person plural hoteletek hoteljeitek
3rd person plural hoteljük hoteljeik

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French hôtel, from Middle French hostel (hostel”, “inn), from Old French ostel (shelter), from Latin hospitālis (pertaining to hospitality). Doublet of ospedale and ospitale.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /oˈtɛl/, [oˈt̪ɛl̺]
  • Stress: hotèl
  • Hyphenation: ho‧tel

Noun[edit]

hotel m (invariable)

  1. hotel(s)
  2. The letter H in the Italian phonetic alphabet.

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hotel m inan

  1. hotel

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French hôtel, from Latin hospitāle. Doublet of hospital and hospedal.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hotel m (plural hotéis)

  1. hotel

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French hôtel, from Latin hospitale. Doublet of spital.

Noun[edit]

hotel n (plural hotele)

  1. hotel

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /xǒtel/
  • Hyphenation: ho‧tel

Noun[edit]

hòtel m (Cyrillic spelling хо̀тел)

  1. hotel

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French hôtel, from Latin hospitāle. Doublet of hospital and hostal.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hotel m (plural hoteles)

  1. hotel

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Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English hotel.

Noun[edit]

hotel

  1. hotel

Vilamovian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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hotel ?

  1. hotel