landau

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English[edit]

A landau (carriage) in a museum

Etymology[edit]

Named after the German city of Landau, where such carriages were first made. Compare German Landauer.

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Noun[edit]

landau (plural landaus)

  1. A type of lightweight, four-wheeled carriage in which the front and back passenger seats face each other.
    Coordinate terms: berlin, calèche
  2. (by extension) A style of automobile based around the design of landau carriages.

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French[edit]

landau (1)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lɑ̃.do/
  • (file)
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Noun[edit]

landau m (plural landaus)

  1. pram, baby carriage
    Hypernym: poussette
  2. landau (carriage)
    Hypernym: hippomobile

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