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balcon

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

balcon (plural balcons)

  1. Obsolete form of balcony.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Samuel Pepys to this entry?)

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

balcon m (plural balcons)

  1. balcony

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FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of Germanic origin; possibly Lombardic *balko, *balkon- (beam) from Proto-Germanic *balkô (beam), from Proto-Indo-European *bhelg'- (beam, pile, prop). Compare Venetian balcon.

NounEdit

balcon m (plural balcons)

  1. window

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French balcon.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

balcon n (plural balcoane)

  1. balcony
    el șade pe balconul - he is sitting on the balcony
  2. (slang) boob, tit
    balcoanele ei sunt imense! - her tits are huge!

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VenetianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Lombardic *balko, *balkon- (beam) from Proto-Germanic *balkô (beam), from Proto-Indo-European *bhelg'- (beam, pile, prop). Compare Italian balcone.

NounEdit

balcon m (plural balconi) (Alternative plural: balcuni)

  1. window
  2. shutter

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