postel

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See also: Postel and posteľ

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Blend of postë (mail) +‎ elektronike (electronics). Coined by Agim Morina in the late 1990s. Likely inspired by Jon Postel's last name.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

postel m

  1. email

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See Serbo-Croatian postelja.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /'postɛl/ invalid IPA characters ('), replace ' with ˈ
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

postel f

  1. bed (to sleep on)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

postel (plural postels)

  1. (obsolete) apostle

Usage notes[edit]

This older term has been replaced by paostolan "apostle".

Declension[edit]