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See also: её, ee, EE, -ee, .ee, ее, and өө

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French, from Latin -ātam (accusative of -āta), whence also -ade, which is borrowed from other Romance languages.[1]

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ée

  1. Forming feminine nouns having the sense of ‘something contained by’ (the root word).
    bras (arm) --> brassée (armful)
    an (year) --> année ((duration of) a year)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ é-; in: Jacqueline Picoche, Jean-Claude Rolland, Dictionnaire étymologique du français, Paris 2009, Dictionnaires Le Robert

NormanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French, from Latin -āta.

SuffixEdit

-ée

  1. (Jersey) Forming feminine nouns having the sense of ‘something contained by’ (the root word).
    maîson (house)maîsonnée (houseful)
    dgichon (bowl)dgichonnée (bowlful)

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