département

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EtymologyEdit

From French département. Doublet of department.

NounEdit

département (plural départements)

  1. An administrative unit in various French-speaking countries, smaller than a région, similar to an English county.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French departement, from departir +‎ -ment.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /de.paʁ.tə.mɑ̃/
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NounEdit

département m (plural départements)

  1. department
  2. département

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