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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French chanson (song). Doublet of canzone.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

chanson (plural chansons)

  1. Any song with French words, but more specifically a classic, lyric-driven French song.
  2. (obsolete) A religious song.

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Antillean CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French chanson.

NounEdit

chanson

  1. song

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French chanson, from Middle French chanson, from Old French chançon, inherited from Latin cantiō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃɑnˈzɔn/, /ʃɑ̃ˈzɔ̃/
  • Hyphenation: chan‧son
  • Rhymes: -ɔn

NounEdit

chanson n (plural chansons, diminutive chansonnetje n)

  1. chanson (French, lyric-driven song)

Derived termsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French chanson, from Old French chançon, inherited from Latin cantiō, cantiōnem (song, singing).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃɑ̃.sɔ̃/
  • (file)
  • Homophone: chansons
  • Hyphenation: chan‧son
  • Rhymes: -ɔ̃

NounEdit

chanson f (plural chansons)

  1. song

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DescendantsEdit

  • German: Chanson

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Further readingEdit


Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French chançon.

NounEdit

chanson f (plural chansons)

  1. song

DescendantsEdit


NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French chanson. Replaced the native word cânchon, also from Latin cantiō.

NounEdit

chanson f (plural chansons)

  1. (Jersey) song

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French chanson.

NounEdit

chanson f (plural chansons)

  1. (music) chanson (traditional French song)

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French chanson. Doublet of native canción.

NounEdit

chanson m (plural chánsones)

  1. chanson

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French chanson.

NounEdit

chanson c

  1. chanson, hymn

DeclensionEdit

Declension of chanson 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative chanson chansonen chansoner chansonerna
Genitive chansons chansonens chansoners chansonernas