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EtymologyEdit

From Latin famēs.

NounEdit

faim f (plural faims)

  1. hunger

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EtymologyEdit

From Old French faim, fain, from Latin famēs (hunger), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰH- (to disappear). Compare Galician fame, Portuguese fome, Italian fame and Romanian foame.

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NounEdit

faim f (plural faims)

  1. hunger (desire of food).
  2. hunger (strong desire).

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