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boutique

See also: Boutique

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French boutique.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

boutique (not comparable)

  1. Specialized in bespoke or custom-made products for clientele in a niche market.

NounEdit

boutique (plural boutiques)

  1. A small shop, especially one that sells fashionable clothes, jewelry and the like.
  2. A small shop located within a larger one.
  3. A film production company making only a few movies per year.

TranslationsEdit


FrenchEdit

boutique

EtymologyEdit

From Old Provençal botica, from Latin apotheca, from Ancient Greek ἀποθήκη (apothḗkē).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

boutique f (plural boutiques)

  1. (small) shop; boutique

DescendantsEdit

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

French

NounEdit

boutique f (invariable)

  1. boutique (shop)

JèrriaisEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Provençal botica, from Latin apothēca, from Ancient Greek ἀποθήκη (apothḗkē, repository, storehouse).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

boutique f (plural boutiques)

  1. shop

Derived termsEdit


Middle FrenchEdit

NounEdit

boutique f (plural boutiques)

  1. shop (building where one can purchase items or services)

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

boutique f (plural boutiques)

  1. boutique (a small shop, especially one that sells fashionable clothes, jewellery and the like)