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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old French es, contraction of en + les. The grave accent is both to indicate the pronunciation and to disambiguate with es.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

ès

  1. (archaic) in (the)

Usage notesEdit

Now used mainly in the names of academic degrees, and preserved in placenames.

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PrepositionEdit

ès

  1. (Guernsey) to the, at the
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