patache

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish patache, of uncertain origin. The carriage sense is after French.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

patache ‎(plural pataches)

  1. A dispatch-boat; a small vessel used to communicate between the vessels of a fleet.
  2. A horse-drawn carriage with two wheels used in France.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish patache.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

patache f ‎(plural pataches)

  1. patache (carriage)

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Origin uncertain; perhaps from Arabic بَطَّاش ‎(baṭṭāš).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

patache m ‎(plural pataches)

  1. patache (boat)
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