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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French bataille, from Old French bataille, from Late Latin battālia, variant of battuālia, from Latin battuō, of Gaulish origin.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ba.taj/, /ba.tɑj/
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NounEdit

bataille f (plural batailles)

  1. battle
  2. war (card game)

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Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

bataille (plural batailles)

  1. Alternative form of batayle

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French bataille.

NounEdit

bataille f (plural batailles)

  1. battle

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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French bataille, from Late Latin battālia, variant of battuālia, from Latin battuō.

NounEdit

bataille f (plural batailles)

  1. (Guernsey) battle

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin battālia, variant of battuālia, from Latin battuō.

NounEdit

bataille f (oblique plural batailles, nominative singular bataille, nominative plural batailles)

  1. battle

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