patache

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish patache, of uncertain origin. The carriage sense is after French.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

patache (plural pataches)

  1. A dispatch-boat; a small vessel used to communicate between the vessels of a fleet.
  2. A horse-drawn carriage with two wheels used in France.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish patache.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

patache f (plural pataches)

  1. patache (carriage)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Origin uncertain; perhaps from Arabic بطاش (baTTāš).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

patache m (plural pataches)

  1. patache (boat)