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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French elephant, learned borrowing from Latin elephantus, from Ancient Greek ἐλέφας, ἐλέφαντος (eléphas, eléphantos).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /e.le.fɑ̃/
  • (file)

NounEdit

éléphant m (plural éléphants, feminine éléphante)

  1. elephant

DescendantsEdit

  • Haitian Creole: elefan
  • Romanian: elefant

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle French elephant, itself a learned borrowing from Latin elephantus, from Ancient Greek ἐλέφας, ἐλέφαντος (eléphas, eléphantos).

NounEdit

éléphant m (plural éléphants)

  1. (Guernsey) elephant