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fessée

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Not from fesse, but from fesser, itself from Old French faisse, from Latin fascia. However, the word is always felt as etymologically related to fesse.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fessée f (plural fessées)

  1. Female spankee
  2. Spanking

ReferencesEdit

  • Nouveau Petit Larousse illustré. Dictionnaire encyclopédique. Paris, Librairie Larousse, 1952, 146th edition
  • H. H. Mallinckrodt, Latijn Nederlands woordenboek (Aula n° 24), Utrecht-Antwerpen, Spectrum, 1959 [Latin - Dutch dictionary in Dutch]

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