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See also: esperance and esperancé

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

espérer +‎ -ance (Middle French and Old French esperance), or possibly corresponding to Vulgar Latin spērantia, from Latin spērāns. Compare Italian speranza, Spanish esperanza, Catalan esperança.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɛs.pe.ʁɑ̃s/
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  • Homophone: espérances
  • Hyphenation: es‧pé‧rance

NounEdit

espérance f (plural espérances)

  1. hope

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