Definition of platan in English:

platan

noun

literary
  • A plane tree.

    • ‘You can't miss Restaurant Tropicana situated in a lovely, small square under a huge platan tree.’
    • ‘It's so nice here and we have a special place under the full shade of a European platan tree.’

Origin

Late Middle English: via Latin from Greek platanos plane tree.

Pronunciation:

platan

/ˈplat(ə)n/