minivan

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English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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The Chrysler Pacifica, the best-selling minivan in the United States as of 2020

Etymology[edit]

mini- +‎ van

Noun[edit]

minivan (plural minivans)

  1. A small van.
  2. (chiefly US) A large and spacious passenger car, typically with five or seven seats and sliding rear doors
    Synonyms: (UK) people carrier, MPV

Descendants[edit]

  • Japanese: ミニバン (miniban)
  • Korean: 미니밴 (minibaen)
  • Russian: минивэ́н (minivɛ́n)
  • Thai: มินิแวน (mí-ní-wɛɛn)

Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

minivan (third-person singular simple present minivans, present participle minivanning, simple past and past participle minivanned)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To travel or transport in a small van.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English minivan.

Noun[edit]

minivan m (invariable)

  1. minivan

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English minivan.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /miˈɲi.van/
  • Rhymes: -ivan
  • Syllabification: mi‧ni‧van

Noun[edit]

minivan m animal

  1. minivan (small van)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • minivan in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

minivan m or f (plural minivans)

  1. minivan