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See also: Turban, turbán, and türban

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EnglishEdit

 
A Sikh wearing a turban.

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French turbant, from Italian turbante, from Turkish tülbent, from Persian دلبند (dolband), also the root of tulip.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

turban (plural turbans)

  1. Man's headdress made by winding a length of cloth round the head.
    • 1927, F. E. Penny, chapter 4, in Pulling the Strings:
      The case was that of a murder. It had an element of mystery about it, however, which was puzzling the authorities. A turban and loincloth soaked in blood had been found; also a staff.
  2. Woman's close-fitting hat with little or no brim.
  3. The whole set of whorls of a spiral shell.

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CebuanoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: tur‧ban

NounEdit

turban

  1. a turban
  2. a headband; a hair-accessory, made of a flexible material and curved like a horseshoe, for holding one's hair back

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian turbante, from Turkish tülbent, from Persian دلبند. Cognate to tulipan.

NounEdit

turban c (singular definite turbanen, plural indefinite turbaner)

  1. turban (male headdress)

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Turkish tülbent (muslin; cheesecloth), from Persian دلبند (dolband). Cf. Italian turbante.

NounEdit

turban m (plural turbans)

  1. turban (male headdress)

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PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Turkish tülbent, from Persian دلبند dolband, also the root of tulip

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

turban m inan

  1. turban

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowing from German Turban, from Ottoman Turkish دلبند (dülbend) (Turkish tülbent), from Persian دلبند (dolband).

Doublet of tȕlipān (tulip).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tǔrbaːn/
  • Hyphenation: tur‧ban

NounEdit

tùrbān m (Cyrillic spelling ту̀рба̄н)

  1. turban
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tǔrbaːn/
  • Hyphenation: tur‧ban

NounEdit

tùrbān m (Cyrillic spelling ту̀рба̄н)

  1. a sea urchin of the genus Cidaridae
  2. turban snail (Bolma rugosa, Turbinidae)
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VerbEdit

turban

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) present indicative form of turbar.
  2. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present indicative form of turbar.

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

turban c

  1. a turban

DeclensionEdit

Declension of turban 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative turban turbanen turbaner turbanerna
Genitive turbans turbanens turbaners turbanernas