turban

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See also: Turban, turbán, and türban

English[edit]

A Sikh wearing a turban.

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French turbant, from Italian turbante, from Ottoman Turkish دلبند(tülbent), from Persian دلبند(dolband), also the root of tulip.

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Noun[edit]

turban (plural turbans)

  1. A man's headdress made by winding a length of cloth round the head.
    • 1927, F. E. Penny, chapter 4, in Pulling the Strings:
      The case was that of a murder. It had an element of mystery about it, however, which was puzzling the authorities. A turban and loincloth soaked in blood had been found; also a staff.
  2. A woman's close-fitting hat with little or no brim.
  3. The complete set of whorls of a spiral shell.

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Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tur‧ban

Noun[edit]

turban

  1. a turban
  2. a headband; a hair-accessory, made of a flexible material and curved like a horseshoe, for holding one's hair back

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈturban]
  • Hyphenation: tur‧ban

Noun[edit]

turban m inan

  1. turban

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Further reading[edit]

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

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian turbante, from Turkish tülbent, from Persian دلبند‎. Doublet of tulipan.

Noun[edit]

turban c (singular definite turbanen, plural indefinite turbaner)

  1. turban (male headdress)

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French turbant, from Italian turbante, from Ottoman Turkish دلبند(tülbent), from Persian دلبند(dolband).

Noun[edit]

turban m (plural turbans)

  1. turban (male headdress)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From French turban, Italian turbante, Ottoman Turkish دلبند(tülbent), from Persian دلبند(dolband, turban), same origin as tulipan

Noun[edit]

turban m (definite singular turbanen, indefinite plural turbaner, definite plural turbanene)

  1. a turban

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French turban, Italian turbante, Ottoman Turkish دلبند(tülbent), from Persian دلبند(dolband, turban), same origin as tulipan

Noun[edit]

turban m (definite singular turbanen, indefinite plural turbanar, definite plural turbanane)

  1. a turban

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From French turban, from Middle French turbant, from Italian turbante, from Ottoman Turkish دلبند(tülbent), from Persian دلبند(dolband). Doublet of tulipan.

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Noun[edit]

turban m inan (diminutive turbanik)

  1. turban
    Synonym: zawój

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French turban.

Noun[edit]

turban n (plural turbane)

  1. turban

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from German Turban, from Ottoman Turkish دبند(dülbend) (Turkish tülbent), from Persian دلبند(dolband).

Doublet of tȕlipān (tulip).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tǔrbaːn/
  • Hyphenation: tur‧ban

Noun[edit]

tùrbān m (Cyrillic spelling ту̀рба̄н)

  1. turban
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Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tǔrbaːn/
  • Hyphenation: tur‧ban

Noun[edit]

tùrbān m (Cyrillic spelling ту̀рба̄н)

  1. a sea urchin of the family Cidaridae
  2. turban snail (Bolma rugosa, Turbinidae)
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Slovak[edit]

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Noun[edit]

turban m (genitive singular turbanu, nominative plural turbany, genitive plural turbanov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. turban

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Further reading[edit]

  • turban in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

turban

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) present indicative form of turbar.
  2. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present indicative form of turbar.

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turban c

  1. a turban

Declension[edit]

Declension of turban 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative turban turbanen turbaner turbanerna
Genitive turbans turbanens turbaners turbanernas

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