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CMU English Pronouncing Dictionary
HARMATTAN    HH AA2 R M AH0 T AE1 N

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (pronunciation guide only)
harmattan    (n) (h aa2 m @ t a1 n)
harmattans    (n) (h aa2 m @ t a1 n z)

Japanese-English: EDICT Dictionary
ハルマッタン[, harumattan] (n) harmattan (wind) [Add to Longdo]

Result from Foreign Dictionaries (3 entries found)

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Harmattan \Har*mat"tan\ (h[aum]r*m[a^]t"tan), n. [F. harmattan,
     prob. of Arabic origin.]
     A dry, hot wind, prevailing on the Atlantic coast of Africa,
     in December, January, and February, blowing from the interior
     or Sahara. It is usually accompanied by a haze which obscures
     the sun.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Sirocco \Si*roc"co\ (s[i^]*r[o^]k"k[-o]), n.; pl. {Siroccos}
     (s[i^]*r[o^]k"k[=o]z). [It. sirocco, scirocco, Ar. shorug,
     fr. sharq the rising of the sun, the east, fr, sharaca to
     rise as the sun. Cf. {Saracen}.]
     1. An oppressive, relaxing wind from the Libyan deserts,
        chiefly experienced in Italy, Malta, and Sicily.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. In general, any hot dry wind of cyclonic origin, blowing
        from arid or heated regions, including the desert wind of
        Southern California, the {harmattan} of the west coasts of
        Africa, the hot winds of Kansas and Texas, the {kamsin} of
        Egypt, the {leste} of the Madeira Islands, and the
        {leveche} of Spain.
        [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  harmattan
      n 1: a dusty wind from the Sahara that blows toward the western
           coast of Africa during the winter

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