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EtymologyEdit

From Old French loingtien, from Vulgar Latin *longitānus, from Latin longē. Compare Italian lontano.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /lwɛ̃.tɛ̃/
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AdjectiveEdit

lointain (feminine singular lointaine, masculine plural lointains, feminine plural lointaines)

  1. distant, remote, far-off

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