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EtymologyEdit

From Old French chanteor (oblique form), from Latin cantōrem, accusative singular of cantor, equivalent to French chanter + -eur; compare also chantre, derived from the Latin nominative. Alternatively, from a Latin cantator, cantatorem.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃɑ̃.tœʁ/
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AdjectiveEdit

chanteur (feminine singular chanteuse, masculine plural chanteurs, feminine plural chanteuses)

  1. that sings

NounEdit

chanteur m (plural chanteurs)

  1. a (male) singer

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