bearskin vs shako what difference

what is difference between bearskin and shako

English

Etymology

bear +‎ skin

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈbɛə.skɪn/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈbɛəɹ.skɪn/

Noun

bearskin (plural bearskins)

  1. The pelt of a bear, especially when used as a rug.
  2. A tall ceremonial hat worn by members of some British regiments for ceremonial occasions; a busby.
  3. (dated) A coarse, shaggy, woollen cloth for overcoats.

Synonyms

  • (ceremonial hat): busby

Translations

See also

  • bearskin on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Anagrams

  • bare-skin, bareskin, break-ins, breaks in, inbreaks, sea-brink


English

Etymology

Borrowed from French shako, from Hungarian csákó (cylindrical military dress hat worn by the Hungarian hussars from the 18th century to World War I).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈʃeɪkəʊ/, /ˈʃɑːkəʊ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈʃeɪkoʊ/, /ˈʃɑkoʊ/
  • Rhymes: -eɪkəʊ

Noun

shako (plural shakos or shakoes)

  1. A stiff, cylindrical military dress hat with a metal plate in front, a short visor, and a plume.
  2. (Britain) A bearskin or busby.
  3. The squilla or mantis shrimp.

Translations

Anagrams

  • Ashok, Hoaks, hakos, kohas, kosha

Ido

Etymology

Borrowed from English chessFrench échecGerman SchachItalian scaccoRussian ша́хматы (šáxmaty)Spanish jaque.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃako/

Noun

shako (plural shaki)

  1. chessman

Derived terms

  • shakoludo (chess)
  • shakoludar (to play chess)
  • shakoplanko (chess board)
  • shakar (to give a check)

References

  • Progreso III (in Ido), 1910–1911, pages 43, 705
  • Progreso VI (in Ido), 1913–1914, pages 116, 298, 347


Japanese

Romanization

shako

  1. Rōmaji transcription of しゃこ

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