chansonnier

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French chansonnier.

NounEdit

chansonnier (plural chansonniers)

  1. A book which contains a collection of chansons.
  2. A singer of chansons.
    • 2009 April 6, Anthony Tommasini, “Is That in Your Job Description, Maestro?”, in New York Times[1]:
      Not only that, H K Gruber, the Austrian composer, conductor and self-described chansonnier who was to perform the vocal solo of his own work, “Frankenstein!!,” the major work on the program, never made it.

TranslationsEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French chansonnier.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌʃɑn.zɔˈnjeː/
  • Hyphenation: chan‧son‧ni‧er
  • Rhymes: -eː

NounEdit

chansonnier m (plural chansonniers)

  1. A chansonnier (singer of chansons).
  2. A chansonnier (songbook).

Related termsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

chanson +‎ -ier

NounEdit

chansonnier m (plural chansonniers)

  1. songbook, chansonnier

NounEdit

chansonnier m (plural chansonniers, feminine chansonnière)

  1. singer, chansonnier

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: chansonnier
  • English: chansonnier
  • Russian: шансонье́ (šansonʹjé) (see there for further descendants)

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