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compaignie

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Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

compaignie

  1. Alternative form of companye

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old French compaignie.

NounEdit

compaignie f (plural compaignies)

  1. company (state of being with other people)
  2. (somwhat euphemistic) company (sexual liaison)
  3. company (group of knights, approximately equivalent to a modern military company)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (compagnie, supplement)