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chan·de·lier

 (shăn′də-lîr′)
n.
A branched, decorative lighting fixture that holds a number of bulbs or candles and is suspended from a ceiling.

[Middle English chandeler, from Old French chandelier, from Vulgar Latin *candēlārium, alteration of Latin candēlābrum, candelabrum; see candelabrum.]

chandelier

(ˌʃændɪˈlɪə)
n
(Furniture) an ornamental hanging light with branches and holders for several candles or bulbs
[C17: from French: candleholder, from Latin candelabrum]

chan•de•lier

(ˌʃæn dlˈɪər)

n.
a decorative, sometimes ornate light fixture suspended from a ceiling, usu. having branched supports for a number of lights.
[1655–65; < French: literally, something that holds candles; see chandler]
chan`de•liered′, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chandelier - branched lighting fixturechandelier - branched lighting fixture; often ornate; hangs from the ceiling
lighting fixture - a fixture providing artificial light
Translations
ثُريّـا ، نَجَفَه
lustr
lysekrone
arañaaraña de luces
لوستر
csillár
ljósakróna
sietynas
lustra

chandelier

[ˌʃændəˈlɪəʳ] Naraña f (de luces)

chandelier

[ˌʃændəˈlɪər] nlustre m

chandelier

nKronleuchter m

chandelier

[ˌʃændəˈlɪəʳ] nlampadario

chandelier

(ʃӕndəˈliə) noun
a frame with many holders for lights, which hangs from the ceiling.
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