sau·na || 'saʊnə /'sɔːnə n. Finnish hot steam bath; room or building containing a steam bath

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  • šaunas — šaũnas, à adj. (4) BzBkXXV93, Š, Rtr, NdŽ, OGII166, KŽ žr. šaunus: 1. Ppr Tai šaũnas vyras, tai šaũnas žmogus KI257. Jis galėtų šaũnas zelnierius būti KI10. Vienas šaũnas ūkininkas sykį į miestą važiavo Sch182. Šaunõs (tikros, teisios)… …   Dictionary of the Lithuanian Language

  • Alter do Šaunas — Sp Altèr do Šáunas Ap Alter do Chão L Portugalija …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • sauna — {{hw}}{{sauna}}{{/hw}}s. f. 1 Pratica fisioterapica di origine nordica, consistente in un bagno di vapore alternato con docce fredde e massaggi. 2 Luogo dove si fa questo bagno. ETIMOLOGIA: voce finnica, propr. ‘stanza da bagno’ …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • Sauna — For other uses, see Sauna (disambiguation). A traditional Finnish shore sauna view …   Wikipedia

  • Finnish sauna — The Finnish sauna is a substantial part of Finnish culture. There are five million inhabitants and over two million saunas in Finland an average of one per household. For Finnish people the sauna is a place for easing with friends and family, and …   Wikipedia

  • Sauna — L intérieur d un sauna Le sauna est une petite cabane de bois ou une pièce dans laquelle on prend un bain de chaleur sèche, pouvant varier de 70 °C à 100 °C, pour le bien être. La pratique du sauna est une tradition sociale et familiale …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sauna — Se denomina sauna (< finlandés sauna)[1] [2] a un baño de vapor o sudoración que se realiza en un recinto a muy alta temperatura. La palabra puede ser utilizada tanto en femenino como en masculino.[3] Dependiendo de la humedad relativa dentro… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Infrared sauna — An infrared sauna is a sauna that heats its occupants with heaters that emit far infrared radiant heat. Unlike traditional Finnish Saunas, infrared saunas do not use steam, (which heats the air, and thereby the user) but instead use infrared… …   Wikipedia

  • Gay bathhouse — Gay bathhouses, also known as gay saunas or steam baths (and sometimes called, in gay slang in some regions, the baths or the tubs ), are places where men can go to have sex with other men. Not all men who visit such bathhouses consider… …   Wikipedia

  • Banya (sauna) — Depiction in the mid 1920s of a rural banya by Russian artist Boris Kustodiev: Russian Venus (armed with birch twigs) Banya (Russian: баня [ˈbanjə]) in Russian can refer to any kind of steam bath, but usually to the Russian type of sauna. In… …   Wikipedia

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