entresol vs mezzanine what difference

what is difference between entresol and mezzanine

English

Etymology

French entresol

Noun

entresol (plural entresols)

  1. A mezzanine; an intermediate floor in a building, typically resembling a balcony. Most often used to refer to the floor immediately above the ground floor and below a higher floor.

Translations


French

Noun

entresol m (plural entresols)

  1. entresol

Descendants

  • English: entresol
  • Polish: antresola

Further reading

  • “entresol” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).


English

Etymology

Borrowed from French mezzanine, from Italian mezzanino, from mezzano (middle), from Latin medianus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˌmɛzəˈniːn/, /ˈmɛzəˌniːn/

Noun

mezzanine (plural mezzanines)

  1. A secondary floor, in between the main floors of a building; entresol.
  2. A small window used to light such a secondary floor.
  3. The lowest balcony in an auditorium.
  4. Additional flooring laid over a floor to bring it up to some height or level.
  5. (theater) A floor under the stage, from which contrivances such as traps are worked.

Translations

Adjective

mezzanine (not comparable)

  1. (engineering) Fulfilling an intermediate or secondary function.
    To make interconnections easier, we added a mezzanine PCB.

French

Etymology

Borrowed from Italian mezzanino.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /me(d).za.nin/, /mɛ(d).za.nin/

Noun

mezzanine f (plural mezzanines)

  1. (architecture) mezzanine; entresol

Descendants

  • English: mezzanine

Further reading

  • “mezzanine” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

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