restaurant

See also: Restaurant

EnglishEdit

 
Restaurant
 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French restaurant, present participle of the verb restaurer, corresponding to Latin restaurans, restaurantis, present participle of restauro (I restore), from the name of the 'restorative' soup served in the first establishments.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɹɛs.t(ə).ɹɒ̃/, /ˈɹɛs.t(ə).ɹɒnt/, /ˈɹɛs.t(ə).ɹ(ə)nt/
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  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɹɛs.t(ə)ˌɹɑnt/, /ˈɹɛs.t(ə).ɹənt/

NounEdit

restaurant (plural restaurants)

  1. An eating establishment in which diners are served food, usually by waiters at their tables but sometimes (as in a fast food restaurant) at a counter.
    • 1935, George Goodchild, chapter 5, in Death on the Centre Court:
      By one o'clock the place was choc-a-bloc. [] The restaurant was packed, and the promenade between the two main courts and the subsidiary courts was thronged with healthy-looking youngish people, drawn to the Mecca of tennis from all parts of the country.

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AfrikaansEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch restaurant, from French restaurant.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /rɛstʊə̯ˈrant/, /rɛstuˈrant/

NounEdit

restaurant (plural restaurante or restaurants, diminutive restaurantjie)

  1. restaurant

CatalanEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From French restaurant.

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NounEdit

restaurant m (plural restaurants)

  1. restaurant

VerbEdit

restaurant

  1. present participle of restaurar

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French restaurant.

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restaurant c (singular definite restauranten, plural indefinite restauranter)

  1. restaurant

DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French restaurant.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /rɛstoːˈrɑnt/, /rɛstuˈrɑnt/, /rɛstəˈrɑnt/
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  • Hyphenation: res‧tau‧rant
  • Rhymes: -ɑnt

NounEdit

restaurant n (plural restaurants or restauranten, diminutive restaurantje n)

  1. restaurant

Usage notesEdit

In Belgium, the plural form restauranten is common and co-exists with the plural form restaurants. In the Netherlands, the plural form restauranten is rare.

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DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: restaurant
  • Indonesian: restoran

FrenchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From the present participle of restaurer. Corresponds to Latin restaurans, restaurantem.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

restaurant m (plural restaurants)

  1. restaurant

VerbEdit

restaurant

  1. present participle of restaurer

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

restaurant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of restaurō

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Either inherited from Old French or borrowed from French.

NounEdit

restaurant m (plural restaurants)

  1. restaurant

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French restaurant.

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NounEdit

restaurant m (definite singular restauranten, indefinite plural restauranter, definite plural restaurantene)

  1. a restaurant

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French restaurant.

NounEdit

restaurant m (definite singular restauranten, indefinite plural restaurantar, definite plural restaurantane)

  1. a restaurant

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French restaurant.

NounEdit

restaurant n (plural restaurante)

  1. restaurant