See also: Kiosk

EnglishEdit

 
A German kiosk selling cigarettes and newspapers

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Earlier kiosque, from French kiosque, from Italian chiosco, from Ottoman Turkish كوشك(köşk), from Persian کوشک(kôšk, palace, portico), from Middle Persian kwšk' (kōšk).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈkiːˌɒsk/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈkiˌɑsk/
  • (file)
  • (file)

NounEdit

kiosk (plural kiosks)

  1. A small enclosed structure, often freestanding, open on one side or with a window, used as a booth to sell newspapers, cigarettes, etc.
  2. A similar unattended stand for the automatic dispensing of tickets, etc.
  3. A public telephone booth.
  4. A Turkish garden pavilion.

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

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Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


Crimean TatarEdit

NounEdit

kiosk

  1. kiosk

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[1], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Turkish köşk.

NounEdit

kiosk c (singular definite kiosken, plural indefinite kiosker)

  1. kiosk (tiny shop)

InflectionEdit


DutchEdit

 
Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French kiosque, from Italian chiosco, from Ottoman Turkish كوشك(köşk), from Persian کوشک(kôšk, palace, portico), from Middle Persian kwšk' (kōšk).[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kiˈɔsk/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ki‧osk

NounEdit

kiosk f (plural kiosken, diminutive kioskje n)

  1. A kiosk.
  2. (Belgium) A bandstand, a band rotunda.
  3. (Belgium) A Morris column.
    Synonyms: infozuil, peperbus, reclamezuil

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: kiosk
  • Indonesian: kios

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Philippa, Marlies; Debrabandere, Frans; Quak, Arend; Schoonheim, Tanneke; van der Sijs, Nicoline (2003–2009) Etymologisch woordenboek van het Nederlands (in Dutch), Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press

EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

kiosk (genitive kioski, partitive kioskit)

  1. kiosk

DeclensionEdit

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Further readingEdit

  • kiosk in Eesti keele seletav sõnaraamat

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:
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A kiosk in Oslo, Norway.

EtymologyEdit

From French kiosque (kiosk), from Italian chiosco (kiosk), from Turkish köşk (villa, summer mansion; garden pavillion), from Ottoman Turkish كوشك(köşk, villa, small palace; pavillion), from Persian کوشک(kôšk, kiosk; palace, portico), from Middle Persian kwšk' (kōšk, pavillion, palace).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kiosk m (definite singular kiosken, indefinite plural kiosker, definite plural kioskene)

  1. a kiosk (a small enclosed structure, often freestanding, open on one side or with a window, used as a booth to sell newspapers, cigarettes, food, etc.)
    • 1990, Halfdan Kjerulf, Halfdan Kjerulfs dagbøker for årene 1833, 1840, 1850, 1851, page 58:
      jeg læste journalerne i kiosken idag
      I read the journals in the kiosk today
    • 1930, Morgenbladet, page 6:
      en kiosk til salg av frukt og cigaretter
      a kiosk for the sale of fruit and cigarettes
    Å gå i kiosken for å kjøpe pastiller.
    To go to the kiosk to buy lozenges.
  2. (of the Orient) a garden pavilion; gazebo, garden house; garden castle
    • 1873, Henrik Ibsen, Kærlighedens komedie, page 93:
      fantasiens små kineserdukker, som sidder i kioskens ly
      the little Chinese dolls of the imagination, who sit in the pavillion's shelter
    • 1997, Knut Hamsun, Knut Hamsuns brev IV, page 117:
      nu bygger jeg en kiosk til mig alene et stykke borte fra gaarden
      now I am building a garden pavillion for myself alone some distance away from the farm
    Synonyms: hagepaviljong, lysthus, hagehus
  3. a telephone booth (a small enclosure housing a public telephone)
    Jeg ringer deg senere fra en kiosk, er det greit?
    I'll call you later from a telephone booth, is that okay?
    Synonym: telefonkiosk
  4. a smaller transformer station e.g. for the distribution of electrical energy to a small area
    Synonym: transformatorkiosk

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Turkish köşk

NounEdit

kiosk m (definite singular kiosken, indefinite plural kioskar, definite plural kioskane)

  1. a kiosk

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From French kiosque, from Italian chiosco, from Ottoman Turkish كوشك(köşk), from Persian کوشک(kôšk, palace, portico), from Middle Persian kwšk' (kōšk).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kiosk m inan

  1. kiosk (enclosed structure where cigarettes, magazines, etc. are sold)
  2. (architecture) kiosk (Turkish garden pavillion)
  3. (nautical) A sail of a submarine.

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Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • kiosk in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • kiosk in Polish dictionaries at PWN

SwedishEdit

 
Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From French kiosque, from Turkish köşk

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɕɔsk/, /kɪˈɔsk/, /kjɔsk/

NounEdit

kiosk c

  1. kiosk; a small shop where you can buy low priced items such as (mostly) candy, newspapers, drink and a hot dog

DeclensionEdit

Declension of kiosk 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kiosk kiosken kiosker kioskerna
Genitive kiosks kioskens kioskers kioskernas