lamantin

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French lamantin.

Noun[edit]

lamantin ‎(plural lamantins)

  1. The manatee.

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From lamenti, an alteration of Spanish manatí, a Cariban word, by association with lamenter "lament, bewail", because of the animal's cry.

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Noun[edit]

lamantin m ‎(plural lamantins)

  1. manatee

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Romanian[edit]

lamantin

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French lamantin, an alteration of Spanish manatí.

Noun[edit]

lamantin m ‎(plural lamantini)

  1. manatee (any of several plant-eating marine mammals, of family Trichechidae)

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