lucarne

[ loo-kahrn ]
/ luˈkɑrn /

noun

a dormer window.

Nearby words

  1. lubyanka,
  2. luca giordano,
  3. lucan,
  4. lucania,
  5. lucania, mount,
  6. lucas,
  7. lucas van leyden,
  8. lucca,
  9. luce,
  10. luce, clare boothe

Origin of lucarne

1540–50; < French; replacing lucane < Middle French; orig. of both French forms obscure

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British Dictionary definitions for lucarne

lucarne

/ (luːˈkɑːn) /

noun

a type of dormer window

Word Origin for lucarne

C16: from French, from Provençal lucana, of obscure origin

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