kaplan

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See also: Kaplan and kapłan

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaplan m

  1. chaplain

Further reading[edit]

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

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Medieval Latin, Borrowing from Late Latin cappellānus.

Noun[edit]

kaplan (genitive kaplani, partitive kaplanit)

  1. chaplain

Declension[edit]


Turkish[edit]

kaplan

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic kaplan, equivalent to kap (to snatch, seize, catch) + -lan (suffix denoting a wild, predatory animal). Compare aslan (lion), yılan (snake), sırtlan (hyena).

Noun[edit]

kaplan (definite accusative kaplanı, plural kaplanlar)

  1. (zoology) tiger

Declension[edit]