See also: gascon, gascón, and Gascón

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English Gascoyne, from Anglo-Norman gascoign, gascun et al., Middle French gascon, from Latin plural Vascōnēs. Compare Basque. Doublet of Vascon.

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NounEdit

Gascon (plural Gascons)

  1. A native or inhabitant of Gascony, a region of southwest France. [from 14th c.]
  2. (obsolete) A braggart; a bully.
  3. A breed of cow from Gascony

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AdjectiveEdit

Gascon (not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to Gascony.
  2. (obsolete) braggart; swaggering

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Proper nounEdit

Gascon

  1. The dialect of the Occitan language spoken in Gascony.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

See gascon.

NounEdit

Gascon m (plural Gascons, feminine Gasconne)

  1. Gascon person

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TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish Gascón

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /ˈɡaskon/, [ˈɡɐskon]

Proper nounEdit

Gascon

  1. A surname​, most associated with:
    • Chito Gascon, chairman of the Commission on Human Rights from 2016 to present

StatisticsEdit

According to data collected by Forebears in 2014, Gascon is the 702nd most common surname in the Philippines, occurring in 13,340 individuals.