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Etymology 1Edit

From Old French bestiaire, borrowed from Medieval Latin bēstiārium, from Latin bēstia.

NounEdit

bestiaire m (plural bestiaires)

  1. bestiary

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Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Latin bēstiārius, from Latin bēstia.

NounEdit

bestiaire m (plural bestiaires)

  1. (historical, Ancient Rome) beastmaster (type of gladiator fighting wild beasts)
    Synonyms: belluaire

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Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Medieval Latin bēstiārium, from Latin bēstia.

NounEdit

bestiaire m (oblique plural bestiaires, nominative singular bestiaires, nominative plural bestiaire)

  1. bestiary

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DescendantsEdit