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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French maître.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

maître m (plural maîtres, diminutive maîtretje n)

  1. master (expert, qualified teacher)

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French maistre, from Old French maistre, from Latin magister, magistrum. Doublet of maestro, borrowed from Italian, magister, borrowed from Latin, and master, borrowed from English.

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NounEdit

maître m (plural maîtres, feminine maîtresse)

  1. master
  2. leader
  3. primary school teacher

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NormanEdit

 
Norman Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nrm

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EtymologyEdit

From Old French maistre, from Latin magister, magistrum.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

maître m (plural maîtres, feminine maitrêsse)

  1. (Jersey) master

Derived termsEdit