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Красный диван

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish دیوان(dîvân), from Persian دیوان(divân).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [dʲɪˈvan]
  • (file)

NounEdit

дива́н (divánm inan (genitive дива́на, nominative plural дива́ны, genitive plural дива́нов)

  1. (furniture) sofa, couch, divan
  2. (historical) divan, diwan (the council of state in a Muslim country)
  3. (poetry) divan, diwan (a collection of poems)

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *divьnъ

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dîːʋan/
  • Hyphenation: ди‧ван

AdjectiveEdit

ди̑ван (definite ди̑внӣ, comparative дивнији, Latin spelling dȋvan)

  1. wonderful
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Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish دیوان(dîvân), from Persian دیوان(divân).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dǐʋaːn/
  • Hyphenation: ди‧ван

NounEdit

дѝва̄н m (Latin spelling dìvān)

  1. divan (furniture)
  2. divan (council)
  3. divan (collection of poems)
  4. (historical) court, tribunal (in Ottoman period)
  5. (regional) conversation, word
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