"liliac"

Translation:bat

November 21, 2016

19 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/RobertEddy

Wait, this is a Romanian course: no bat comments?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/cebalanguages

Dracula was a vampire, not a bat.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/SFFCorgi

Dracula was a extremely stern lawkeeper, not a vampire.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ChillyPotato

You must be a great hoot at parties.


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    You don't say...


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Panchete1

    liliac bărbat = batman? :P


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Haiduke

    So Romanian /\ ^._.^ /\


    [deactivated user]

      So, so genius :)


      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/nahuatl1939

      what is the origin of the word ? it is definitely not Latin, which is " Verpertilio" nor French ( Chauve-souris ) nor Spanish ( murcielago), nor Italian ( pipistrello) and neither Portuguese ( morcego) Is it Slavish ? Turkish ? Hungarian ?


      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AlexusD90

      It was borrowed from Turkish leylak


      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Cosmic-Alchemist

      Yes thank you. :) it’s really interesting to see where these words come from


      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/splittongue

      ha! how about that lilac flower? :P


      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BogdanGabiEscu

      same word, liliac :P


      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/cosmo-pedant

      Aren't bats kinda purplish?


      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/quacksonquackson

      dunununununununununununununununununun LILIAC-BăRBAT


      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/prophecyte

      But is it really a bat? Or is it a vampire in disguise?


      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/dospescados

      Why is the first l not pronounced?

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