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See also: Hotel, hótel, hôtel, and hoṭél

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TranslingualEdit

SymbolEdit

hotel

  1. The letter H in the NATO phonetic alphabet. (This word is not translated, and is hotel in all languages.)

EnglishEdit

 
Pere Marquette Hotel

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French hôtel, from Old French ostel, from Late Latin hospitālis, hospitāle (hospice, shelter, guesthouse), from Latin hospitalis (hospitable). Doublet of hostel.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /həʊˈtɛl/, IPA(key): /əʊˈtɛl/ (some accents)
  • (US) enPR: hō-tĕlʹ, IPA(key): /hoʊˈtɛl/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛl
  • Hyphenation: ho‧tel

NounEdit

hotel (plural hotels)

  1. (now chiefly historical) A large town house or mansion; a grand private residence, especially in France. [from 17th c.]
  2. An establishment that provides accommodation and other services for paying guests; normally larger than a guesthouse, and often one of a chain. [from 17th c.]
    • 1868, "A Clergyman" (John Morison), Australia in 1866, page 165,
      When gold-digging commenced in California, the writer was staying at an hotel in Wellington, New Zealand, where a Yankee trader was also staying. Seated at the dining-table, the latter was discoursing of the business he was doing [] .
    • 2013 June 29, “High and wet”, in The Economist, volume 407, number 8842, page 28:
      Floods in northern India, mostly in the small state of Uttarakhand, have wrought disaster on an enormous scale. The early, intense onset of the monsoon on June 14th swelled rivers, washing away roads, bridges, hotels and even whole villages. Rock-filled torrents smashed vehicles and homes, burying victims under rubble and sludge.
  3. The letter H in the ICAO spelling alphabet. [from 20th c.]
  4. The larger red property in the game of Monopoly, in contradistinction to houses.
  5. The guest accommodation and dining section of a cruise ship.

Usage notesEdit

  1. The UK pronunciation omitting the initial h is in imitation of the French hôtel and is now considered old-fashioned.

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

TranslationsEdit

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AnagramsEdit


AlbanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hotel m (indefinite plural hotele, definite singular hoteli, definite plural hotelet)

  1. hotel

AsturianEdit

 
Asturian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ast

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French hôtel, from Latin hospitāle.

NounEdit

hotel m (plural hoteles)

  1. hotel

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French hôtel, from Latin hospitāle. Doublet of hospital and hostal.

NounEdit

hotel m (plural hotels)

  1. hotel

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hotel m inan

  1. hotel

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • hotel in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • hotel in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

DanishEdit

NounEdit

hotel n (singular definite hotellet, plural indefinite hoteller)

  1. hotel

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /hoːˈtɛl/
  • Hyphenation: ho‧tel

NounEdit

hotel n (plural hotels, diminutive hotelletje n)

  1. hotel

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French hôtel, from Latin hospitāle.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hotel m (plural hoteis)

  1. hotel

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Hotel, from French hôtel, from Old French hostel, from Latin hospitāle. [1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈhotɛl]
  • Hyphenation: ho‧tel

NounEdit

hotel (plural hotelek)

  1. hotel

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative hotel hotelek
accusative hotelt hoteleket
dative hotelnek hoteleknek
instrumental hotellel hotelekkel
causal-final hotelért hotelekért
translative hotellé hotelekké
terminative hotelig hotelekig
essive-formal hotelként hotelekként
essive-modal
inessive hotelben hotelekben
superessive hotelen hoteleken
adessive hotelnél hoteleknél
illative hotelbe hotelekbe
sublative hotelre hotelekre
allative hotelhez hotelekhez
elative hotelből hotelekből
delative hotelről hotelekről
ablative hoteltől hotelektől
Possessive forms of hotel
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. hotelem hoteljeim
2nd person sing. hoteled hoteljeid
3rd person sing. hotelje hoteljei
1st person plural hotelünk hoteljeink
2nd person plural hoteletek hoteljeitek
3rd person plural hoteljük hoteljeik

Derived termsEdit

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French hôtel, from Middle French hostel (hostel”, “inn), from Old French ostel (shelter), from Latin hospitālis (pertaining to hospitality). Doublet of ospedale and ospitale.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /oˈtɛl/, [oˈt̪ɛl̺]
  • Stress: hotèl
  • Hyphenation: ho‧tel

NounEdit

hotel m (invariable)

  1. hotel(s)
  2. The letter H in the Italian phonetic alphabet.

SynonymsEdit

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PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hotel m inan (diminutive hotelik)

  1. hotel

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • hotel in Polish dictionaries at PWN

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French hôtel, from Latin hospitāle. Doublet of hospital and hospedal.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hotel m (plural hotéis)

  1. hotel

RomanianEdit

 
Hotel
 
Romanian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ro

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French hôtel, from Latin hospitale. Doublet of spital.

NounEdit

hotel n (plural hotele)

  1. hotel

Related termsEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /xǒtel/
  • Hyphenation: ho‧tel

NounEdit

hòtel m (Cyrillic spelling хо̀тел)

  1. hotel

DeclensionEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French hôtel, from Latin hospitāle. Doublet of hospital and hostal.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hotel m (plural hoteles)

  1. hotel

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Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English hotel.

NounEdit

hotel

  1. hotel

VilamovianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hotel ?

  1. hotel