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Etymology 1Edit

From bašča, from Ottoman Turkish باغچه(bâğçe), from Persian باغچه(bâğče), diminutive of باغ(bâğ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bǎːʃta/
  • Hyphenation: ба‧шта

NounEdit

ба́шта f (Latin spelling bášta)

  1. (Bosnia, regional Croatia, Serbia) garden
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Hungarian bástya, from Middle High German bastie, from Old French bastie, feminine singular past participle of bastir. [1] Compare German Bastei, French bâtir.

NounEdit

башта f (Latin spelling bašta)

  1. bastion
DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Petar Skok, Etimologijski rječnik hrvatskoga ili srpskoga jezika, 1971, Z., p. 119