klokan

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Czech[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Probably coined by Jan Svatopluk Presl in the 19th century, probably inspired by skokan;[1][2] the initial k- probably according to German Känguruh.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈklokan]
  • Rhymes: -okan
  • Hyphenation: klo‧kan

Noun[edit]

klokan m

  1. kangaroo

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "klokan" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007
  2. ^ Machek, Václav (1968) Etymologický slovník jazyka českého, 2nd edition, Prague: Academia

Further reading[edit]

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

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Czech klokan.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /klǒkan/
  • Hyphenation: klo‧kan

Noun[edit]

klòkan m (Cyrillic spelling кло̀кан)

  1. (Croatia) kangaroo

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]


Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Czech klokan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

klọ̑kan m anim

  1. kangaroo

Inflection[edit]

Masculine anim., hard o-stem
nom. sing. klókan
gen. sing. klókana
singular dual plural
nominative klókan klókana klókani
accusative klókana klókana klókane
genitive klókana klókanov klókanov
dative klókanu klókanoma klókanom
locative klókanu klókanih klókanih
instrumental klókanom klókanoma klókani

Synonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • klokan”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran