Minaret

  • 1 MINARET — MINARE Dérivé de l’arabe manara , le terme minaret s’appliqua aux tours à feu avant de désigner toutes les tours islamiques et plus particulièrement celles qui, près des mosquées, servent à l’appel à la prière (ma‘dhana); au début de l’islam, cet …

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  • 2 minaret — MINARÉT, minarete, s.n. Turn înalt alipit unei moschei, amenajat în partea superioară cu un foişor sau cu un balcon, de unde preoţii musulmani cheamă credincioşii la rugăciune; minarea. [var.: (rar) minarétă s.f.] – Din fr. minaret, germ.… …

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  • 3 minaret — (n.) 1680s, from Fr. minaret, from Turkish minare a minaret, from Arabic manarah, manarat lamp, lighthouse, minaret, related to manar candlestick, derivative of nar fire; Cf. Hebrew ner lamp (see MENORAH (Cf. menorah)) …

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  • 4 minaret — 1. (mi na rè ; le t ne se prononce et ne se lie jamais ; au pluriel, l s se lie : des mi na rè z aigus ; minarets rime avec traits, succès, paix, etc.) s. m. 1°   Nom des tours des mosquées, d où les imans avertissent le peuple du temps de la… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 5 minaret — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mnż I, D. u, Mc. minaretecie {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} wysoka, smukła wieża meczetu, z której muezin pięć razy w ciągu dnia wzywa muzułmanów na modlitwę : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Minaret czworoboczny, cylindryczny. Ganek minaretu.… …

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  • 6 minaret — [min΄ə ret′, min′ə ret΄] n. [Fr < Turk menāret < Ar manāra(t), lighthouse, minaret < base of nār, fire] a high, slender tower attached to a mosque, with one or more projecting balconies from which a muezzin, or crier, calls the people to …

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  • 7 Minaret — Min a*ret, n. [Sp. minarete, Ar. man[=a]rat lamp, lantern, lighthouse, turret, fr. n[=a]r to shine.] (Arch.) A slender, lofty tower attached to a mosque and surrounded by one or more projecting balconies, from which the summon to prayer is cried… …

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  • 8 Minaret — Minaret, schlanker, turmartiger Bau an Moscheen (s.d.), oben mit einer Galerie, von der aus der Muezzin die Gebetstunden abruft …

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  • 9 Minaret — Minaret, siehe Moschee …

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  • 10 Minaret — Minaret, arab., d.h. Ort des Lichts, der schlanke Thurm an der Seite der Moschee, von welchem der Muezzin 5mal des Tages das Volk zum Gebete aufruft …

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  • 11 mináret — m (minára, munára ž) arhit. 1. {{001f}}prvobitno naziv za signalne tornjeve i svjetionike 2. {{001f}}isl. toranj džamije s kojeg mujezin poziva muslimane vjernike na molitvu ✧ {{001f}}tur. ← arap …

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  • 12 minaret — mináret m (minára ž) DEFINICIJA arhit. 1. prvobitno naziv za signalne tornjeve i svjetionike 2. isl. toranj džamije s kojeg mujezin poziva muslimane vjernike na molitvu; munara ETIMOLOGIJA tur. minare ← arap. mänārä …

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  • 13 minaret — ► NOUN ▪ a slender tower of a mosque, with a balcony from which Muslims are called to prayer. ORIGIN Arabic …

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  • 14 Minaret — For the mountain formation, see Minarets (California). Crescent on a minaret in Azerbaijan …

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  • 15 Minaret — Le minaret, mot dérivé de l arabe منارة, généralement مئذنة manara (= phare) est un élément architectural des mosquées. Le terme s appliqua d abord aux tours à feu avant de désigner les tours près des mosquées. Il s agit généralement d une tour… …

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  • 16 minaret — minareted, adj. /min euh ret , min euh ret /, n. a lofty, often slender, tower or turret attached to a mosque, surrounded by or furnished with one or more balconies, from which the muezzin calls the people to prayer. [1675 85; < F minaret, Sp… …

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  • 17 minaret — UK [ˌmɪnəˈret] / US noun [countable] Word forms minaret : singular minaret plural minarets a tall tower that is traditionally part of a mosque (= a Muslim religious building) where someone stands to call people to prayer …

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  • 18 minaret — n. a slender turret connected with a mosque and having a balcony from which the muezzin calls at hours of prayer. Derivatives: minareted adj. Etymology: F minaret or Sp. minarete f. Turk. minare f. Arab. manar(a) lighthouse, minaret f. nar fire,… …

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  • 19 minaret — noun the tall slender tower of an Islamic mosque, from which the muezzin recites the adhan (call to prayer) And in the background of the picture, just out of focus behind the man, was a soaring minaret outlined against a shockingly blue sky …

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  • 20 minaret — [[t]mɪ̱nəre̱t[/t]] minarets N COUNT A minaret is a tall thin tower which is part of a mosque …

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