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Old French Amiens

Proper nounEdit

Amiens

  1. A large city which is the capital of The Somme, France.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Middle French Amiens

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Amiens

  1. Amiens (city)

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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old French Amiens

Proper nounEdit

Amiens

  1. Amiens (city)
    • 1360s, Jean Froissart, Chroniques de J. Froissart, 1870 ed., Paris: Jules Renoir, book I, p. 96
      Depuis se jeua, esbati et demora li rois d'Engleterre avoecques le roy de France en le cité d'Amiens.

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Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Roman praenomen Ambianum, from Latin Ambiani (Celtic tribe in northern Gaul), possibly from Gaulish ambe (river), from Proto-Celtic *abū[1], from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ep- (water).

Proper nounEdit

Amiens

  1. Amiens (city)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, ISBN 978-90-04-17336-1

PortugueseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Amiens f

  1. Amiens (a city and commune, the department capital of Somme, Picardy, France)