palankin

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

palankin (plural palankins)

  1. Archaic form of palanquin.

Czech[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English palanquin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpalaŋkɪn]
  • Hyphenation: pa‧lan‧kin

Noun[edit]

palankin m inan

  1. palanquin

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English palanquin, from Portuguese palanquim, from Oriya ପାଲଙ୍କି (palôṅki), from Sanskrit पल्यङ्क (palyaṅka, bed, couch, bedstead), from परि (pari, around, about) + अङ्कस् (aṅkas, bend, curve).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /paˈlaŋ.kin/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aŋkin
  • Syllabification: pa‧lan‧kin

Noun[edit]

palankin m inan

  1. palanquin

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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