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lanternnoun [C]

uk   /ˈlæn.tən/ us   /ˈlæn.tɚn/
a light inside a container that has a handle for holding it or hanging it up, or the container itself
(Definition of lantern from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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lanternnoun [C]

us   /ˈlæn·tərn/
a light enclosed in a container that has a handle for holding it or hanging it up, or the container itself
(Definition of lantern from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lantern”
in Vietnamese đèn lồng, đèn xách…
in Spanish farol, linterna…
in Malaysian tanglung…
in Thai ตะเกียง…
in French lanterne…
in German die Laterne…
in Chinese (Traditional) 燈籠, 提燈…
in Russian фонарь…
in Turkish fener, el feneri…
in Chinese (Simplified) 灯笼, 提灯…
in Indonesian lentera…
in Polish lampion, latarnia…
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