Last modified on 25 February 2015, at 15:45

fonduk

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic فندق (funduq, hotel)

PronunciationEdit

  • funduuk or fonduq

NounEdit

fonduk (plural fonduks)

  1. a North African or an Arabian inn or hotel. Fonduk basically means a hotel in Arabic but in standard Arabic it means an inn or a manor house. The word entered the English dictionary during the 19th and 20th centuries.

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