restaurant

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English[edit]

Restaurant
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French restaurant, present participle of the verb restaurer, corresponding to Latin restaurans, restaurantis, present participle of restauro(I restore), from the name of the 'restorative' soup served in the first establishments.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɹɛs.t(ə).ɹɒnt/, /ˈɹɛs.t(ə).ɹɑ̃/
  • (file)
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɹɛs.t(ə)ˌɹɑnt/, /ˈɹɛs.t(ə).ɹənt/

Noun[edit]

restaurant ‎(plural restaurants)

  1. An eating establishment in which diners are served food at their tables.
    • 1935, George Goodchild, chapter 5, in Death on the Centre Court:
      By one o'clock the place was choc-a-bloc. […] The restaurant was packed, and the promenade between the two main courts and the subsidiary courts was thronged with healthy-looking youngish people, drawn to the Mecca of tennis from all parts of the country.

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Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin restaurans, restaurantem; calque of French restaurant.

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Noun[edit]

restaurant m ‎(plural restaurants)

  1. restaurant

Verb[edit]

restaurant

  1. present participle of restaurar

Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French restaurant.

Noun[edit]

restaurant n ‎(plural restaurants, diminutive restaurantje n)

  1. restaurant

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the present participle of restaurer. Corresponds to Latin restaurans, restaurantem.

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Noun[edit]

restaurant m ‎(plural restaurants)

  1. restaurant

Verb[edit]

restaurant

  1. present participle of restaurer

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

rēstaurant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of rēstaurō

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Either inherited from Old French or borrowed from French.

Noun[edit]

restaurant m ‎(plural restaurants)

  1. restaurant

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French restaurant.

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restaurant m ‎(definite singular restauranten, indefinite plural restauranter, definite plural restaurantene)

  1. a restaurant

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French restaurant.

Noun[edit]

restaurant m ‎(definite singular restauranten, indefinite plural restaurantar, definite plural restaurantane)

  1. a restaurant

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French restaurant.

Noun[edit]

restaurant n ‎(plural restaurante)

  1. restaurant