Category:Litters (vehicle)

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Deutsch: Eine Sänfte (auch Chaise) ist ein getragenes Gestell zur schonenden (sanften) Beförderung von Personen. Gehoben wird sie von Menschen oder Lasttieren an vorn und hinten herausragenden Stangen.
English: The litter is a class of wheelless vehicles, a type of human-powered transport or animal-powered transport, for the transport of persons. Examples of litter vehicles include lectica (ancient Rome), jiao [轿] (China), kiệu (Vietnam),sedan chairs (England), palanquin (also known as palki Bengali'পালকি' ) (Bangladesh, India), Woh (วอ, Chinese style known as giao เกี้ยว) (Thailand), gama (Korea), kago and norimono (Japan).
Français : Une litière est une sorte de lit ordinairement couvert, porté sur des brancards par des chevaux, des mulets et quelquefois des hommes.
human-powered wheelless vehicle for the transport of persons
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litera (es); Gyaloghintó (hu); palanquí (ca); Talabon (bcl); Sänfte (de); تخت روان (fa); 轿 (zh); bærestol (da); Tahtırevan (tr); 輿 (ja); Bärstol (sv); אפריון (he); पालकी (hi); పల్లకి (te); Kantotuoli (fi); Portilo (eo); பல்லக்கு (ta); lettiga (it); পালকি (bn); palanquin (fr); पालखी (mr); liteira (pt); Nosiljka (sh); 가마 (ko); draagstoel (nl); bærestol (nb); Tandu (id); Berestol (nn); മഞ്ചൽ (ml); Kəcavə (az); Паланкін (uk); پالڪي (sd); ಪಲ್ಲಕ್ಕಿ (kn); Palankino (io); litter (en); محفة (ar); Lektyka (pl); Паланкин (ru) vehículo de tracción humana (es); emberi erővel működtetett, kerék nélkül járműtípus (hu); veículo de tração humana (pt); human-powered wheelless vehicle for the transport of persons (en); 사람의 힘을 이용하는 운송 수단 (ko); ein getragenes Gestell zur schonenden (sanften) Beförderung von Personen, gehoben von Menschen oder von Lasttieren (de) silla de manos, palanquín, palanquin (es); hordszék (hu); Palanquim (pt); sedan chair (en); Palankin (pl); Chaise (de)

Litter — from OED
  • (a) A vehicle containing a couch shut in by curtains and carried on men's shoulders or by beasts of burden
(b) A framework supporting a bed or couch for the transport of the sick and wounded — see Litters (rescue)
Sedan chair
  • A closed vehicle to seat one person borne on two poles by two bearers, one in front and one behind
  • A covered conveyance, usually for one person, consisting of a large box carried on two horizontal poles by four or six (rarely two) bearers


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