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EtymologyEdit

jeune +‎ -esse; found in Old French as juenesce. Less likely from a Vulgar Latin *juvenitia. Compare Italian giovinezza.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʒœ.nɛs/
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NounEdit

jeunesse f (plural jeunesses)

  1. youth

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