slogan

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Scottish Gaelic sluagh-ghairm ‎(battle cry), from Old Irish slúag, slóg ‎(army), from Proto-Celtic *slowgos ‎(troop, army), from Proto-Indo-European *slowgʰo-, *slowgo- ‎(entourage) + Old Irish gairm ‎(a call, cry), from Proto-Celtic *garman-, *garrman- ‎(a call, shout), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵh₂r-smn-, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵh₂r- ‎(to shout, call). Possible cognate with Latin garrio ‎(chatter), Old English cearu ‎(sorrow, care).

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Noun[edit]

slogan ‎(plural slogans)

  1. (obsolete) A battle cry (original meaning).
    • 1805, Walter Scott, "The Lay of the Last Minstrel", IV. xxvii:
      To heaven the Border slogan rung,/ The English war-cry answer'd wide.
  2. A distinctive phrase of a person or group of people.
  3. (advertising) A catch phrase associated with the product or service being advertised.

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

slogan m

  1. slogan (advertising)

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

slogan m ‎(plural slogans)

  1. slogan
  2. motto

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Italian[edit]

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English

Noun[edit]

slogan m ‎(invariable)

  1. slogan (distinctive phrase)

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): [ˈslɔɡan]

Noun[edit]

  1. slogan

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

slogan m (plural slogans)

  1. (advertising) slogan (phrase associated with a product)
  2. (by extension) any type of motto

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English slogan

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /slǒɡaːn/
  • Hyphenation: slo‧gan

Noun[edit]

slògān m ‎(Cyrillic spelling сло̀га̄н)

  1. slogan (distinctive phrase of a person or group of people)
  2. slogan (advertising)

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