episode vs instalment what difference

what is difference between episode and instalment

English

Etymology

From French épisode, from New Latin *epīsodium, from Ancient Greek ἐπεισόδιον (epeisódion, a parenthetic addition, episode), neuter of ἐπεισόδιος (epeisódios, following upon the entrance, coming in besides, adventitious), from ἐπί (epí, on) + εἰς (eis, into) + ὁδός (hodós, way).

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈɛpɪsəʊd/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈɛpɪsoʊd/
  • Hyphenation: epi‧sode

Noun

episode (plural episodes)

  1. An incident, action, or time period standing out by itself, but more or less connected with a complete series of events.
  2. An instalment of a drama told in parts, as in a TV series.

Hyponyms

  • (instalment of a TV series): bottle episode

Derived terms

  • episodic
  • episodical

Translations

Further reading

  • episode in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
  • episode in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.

Anagrams

  • poesied

Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from French épisode, from Ancient Greek ἐπεισόδιον (epeisódion).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˌeː.piˈsoː.də/
  • Hyphenation: epi‧so‧de
  • Rhymes: -oːdə

Noun

episode f (plural episoden or episodes, diminutive episodetje n)

  1. An episode (instalment).
  2. An episode (action, time period or sequence of events).

Synonyms

  • (drama): aflevering

Derived terms

  • episodisch

Descendants

  • Indonesian: episode

Indonesian

Etymology

From Dutch episode, from French épisode, from Ancient Greek ἐπεισόδιον (epeisódion).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ɛpiˈsodə]
  • Hyphenation: èpi‧so‧dê

Noun

èpisodê (first-person possessive episodeku, second-person possessive episodemu, third-person possessive episodenya)

  1. episode: an incident, action, or time period standing out by itself, but more or less connected with a complete series of events.
    Synonyms: kejadian, peristiwa

Alternative forms

  • episod (nonstandard Indonesian), episod (standard Malay)

Related terms

Further reading

  • “episode” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Ancient Greek ἐπεισόδιον (epeisódion), via French épisode

Noun

episode m (definite singular episoden, indefinite plural episoder, definite plural episodene)

  1. an episode
  2. an incident

References

  • “episode” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From Ancient Greek ἐπεισόδιον (epeisódion), via French épisode

Noun

episode m (definite singular episoden, indefinite plural episodar, definite plural episodane)

  1. an episode
  2. an incident

References

  • “episode” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.


English

Pronunciation

Noun

instalment (plural instalments)

  1. (Australia, Britain, Canada) Alternative spelling of installment

Usage notes

  • Both spellings are common in Commonwealth countries outside the UK.
  • Australian authorities only allow this spelling of instalment.
  • US prefers installment.

Quotations

  • For quotations using this term, see Citations:instalment.

Translations


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