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lantern

noun [C] uk   /ˈlæn.tən/  us   /-tɚn/
a light inside a container that has a handle for holding it or hanging it up, or the container itself
Translations of “lantern”
in Vietnamese đèn lồng, đèn xách…
in Spanish linterna, farol…
in Thai ตะเกียง…
in Malaysian tanglung…
in French lanterne…
in German die Laterne…
in Chinese (Traditional) 燈籠, 提燈…
in Indonesian lentera…
in Russian фонарь…
in Turkish fener, el feneri…
in Chinese (Simplified) 灯笼, 提灯…
in Polish lampion, latarnia…
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