katafalk

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See also: Katafalk

Czech[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From German Katafalk.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkatafalk]
  • Hyphenation: ka‧ta‧falk

Noun[edit]

katafalk m inan

  1. catafalque (platform to display or convey a coffin)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French catafalque, from Italian catafalco, from Vulgar Latin *catafalicum, from Ancient Greek κατά (katá, down) + Latin fala (scaffolding, wooden siege tower), which is from Etruscan.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaˈta.falk/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -afalk
  • Syllabification: ka‧ta‧falk

Noun[edit]

katafalk m inan

  1. catafalque (platform to display or convey a coffin)

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • katafalk in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • katafalk in Polish dictionaries at PWN