See also: basque

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French basque, from Gascon Occitan basc, from Latin Vascō, Vascōnēs pl, a Roman era tribe in the Franco-Cantabrian region of southern Europe who were ancestors of the current Basque population. Cognate to Gascon; see Gascony for details.

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NounEdit

Basque (countable and uncountable, plural Basques)

  1. (uncountable) The language of the Basque people.
  2. (countable) A member of a people living in the western Pyrenees and the Bay of Biscay in France and Spain.

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AdjectiveEdit

Basque (not comparable)

  1. Relative to the Basque people or their language.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

See basque.

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Basque m or f (plural Basques)

  1. Basque (person of either gender)