kiosk

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English[edit]

A German kiosk selling cigarettes and newspapers

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Earlier kiosque, from French kiosque, from Ottoman Turkish كوشك(köşk), from Persian کوشک(kôšk, palace, portico), from Middle Persian kwšk' (kōšk).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈkiːˌɒsk/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈkiˌɑsk/
  • (file)
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

kiosk (plural kiosks)

  1. A small enclosed structure, often freestanding, open on one side or with a window, used as a booth to sell newspapers, cigarettes, etc.
  2. A similar unattended stand for the automatic dispensing of tickets, etc.
  3. A public telephone booth.
  4. A Turkish garden pavilion.

Translations[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

kiosk

  1. kiosk

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[1], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish köşk.

Noun[edit]

kiosk c (singular definite kiosken, plural indefinite kiosker)

  1. kiosk (tiny shop)

Inflection[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French kiosque, from Italian chiosco, from Ottoman Turkish كوشك(köşk), from Persian کوشک(kôšk, palace, portico), from Middle Persian kwšk' (kōšk).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kiˈɔsk/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ki‧osk

Noun[edit]

kiosk f (plural kiosken, diminutive kioskje n)

  1. A kiosk.
  2. (Belgium) A bandstand, a band rotunda.
  3. (Belgium) A Morris column.
    Synonyms: infozuil, peperbus, reclamezuil

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: kiosk
  • Indonesian: kios

References[edit]

  1. ^ Philippa, Marlies; Debrabandere, Frans; Quak, Arend; Schoonheim, Tanneke; van der Sijs, Nicoline (2003–2009) Etymologisch woordenboek van het Nederlands (in Dutch), Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

kiosk (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. kiosk

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish köşk

Noun[edit]

kiosk m (definite singular kiosken, indefinite plural kiosker, definite plural kioskene)

  1. a kiosk

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish köşk

Noun[edit]

kiosk m (definite singular kiosken, indefinite plural kioskar, definite plural kioskane)

  1. a kiosk

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From French kiosque, from Italian chiosco, from Ottoman Turkish كوشك(köşk), from Persian کوشک(kôšk, palace, portico), from Middle Persian kwšk' (kōšk).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kiosk m inan

  1. kiosk (enclosed structure where cigarettes, magazines, etc. are sold)
  2. (architecture) kiosk (Turkish garden pavillion)
  3. (nautical) A sail of a submarine.

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sv

Etymology[edit]

From French kiosque, from Turkish köşk

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɕɔsk/, /kɪˈɔsk/, /kjɔsk/

Noun[edit]

kiosk c

  1. kiosk; a small shop where you can buy low priced items such as (mostly) candy, newspapers, drink and a hot dog

Declension[edit]

Declension of kiosk 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kiosk kiosken kiosker kioskerna
Genitive kiosks kioskens kioskers kioskernas