hautain

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French hautain.

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

hautain (comparative hautainer, superlative hautainst)

  1. haughty, supercilious

InflectionEdit

Inflection of hautain
uninflected hautain
inflected hautaine
comparative hautainer
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial hautain hautainer het hautainst
het hautainste
indefinite m./f. sing. hautaine hautainere hautainste
n. sing. hautain hautainer hautainste
plural hautaine hautainere hautainste
definite hautaine hautainere hautainste
partitive hautains hautainers

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French altaign; morphologically, from haut +‎ -ain.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

hautain (feminine singular hautaine, masculine plural hautains, feminine plural hautaines)

  1. haughty, supercilious

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: hautain

Further readingEdit

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NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From haut (high).

AdjectiveEdit

hautain m

  1. (Jersey) haughty