divan

suomi-englanti sanakirja

divan englannista suomeksi

  1. leposohva, divaani

  2. ministerineuvosto

  3. istuntosali

  4. runokokoelma

  1. Substantiivi

  2. divaani

divan englanniksi

  1. A Muslim council of state, specifically that of viziers of the Empire that discussed and recommended new laws and law changes to a higher authority (the sultan).

  2. The council chamber where this court is held; (i), any court of justice.

  3. Any council or assembly.

  4. (RQ:Smollett Peregrine Pickle)

  5. *1792, (w), ''Anna St. Ives'', vol. VII, letter 118:

  6. As I passed, I called at the mad-house; where I found Mac Fane and the scowling keeper in high divan.
  7. A couch- or sofa-like piece of furniture made of a mattress lying against the wall and either on the floor or an elevated structure.

  8. {{quote-book|en|year=1932|author=Baring|Maurice Baring

  9. (senseid) An establishment that serves cigars and coffee, and may offer other amenities such as books, newspapers, and chess.

  10. (quote-book)

  11. (quote-journal) They are elegantly furnished and appointed, with sofas, or cushioned chairs, numerous handsome tables, and chess and draft-boards. The whole of the London newspapers, and many of the provincial ones, are taken in; as are all the magazines and other periodicals; together with sundry of the French, Italian, and colonial journals. The freedom of the room is obtained by the liquidation of less than a shilling, which includes coffee of the best description, and cigars.

  12. (RQ:Trollope Warden)

  13. A collection of poems, especially one written by an author in Arabic or Persian.

  14. (l) (council)

  15. (l) (gloss)

  16. (l) (gloss)

  17. (sense) divan

  18. A (l) (gloss).

  19. any type of undistinguished couch

  20. a divan in either of the original Turkish senses

  21. before

  22. ahead

  23. the wind

  24. (l)

  25. wonderful

  26. divan (furniture)

  27. divan (council)

  28. divan (collection of poems)

  29. court, tribunal (in Ottoman period)

  30. conversation, word

  31. divan (all senses)