volcan

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See also: volcán

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

volcan (plural volcans)

  1. Archaic form of volcano.
    • 1893, H. Rider Haggard, Montezuma's Daughter
      Now as I gazed the light began to creep down the sides of the volcans, revealing the forests on their flanks.

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Probably borrowed through Italian vulcano and Spanish volcán, from Latin Vulcānus (Vulcan).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vɔl.kɑ̃/
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Noun[edit]

volcan m (plural volcans)

  1. volcano

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Antillean Creole: vòlkan
  • Haitian Creole: vòlkan
  • Irish: bolcán
  • Turkish: volkan

Further reading[edit]


Walloon[edit]

Noun[edit]

volcan m (plural volcans)

  1. volcano