maintenant

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From maintenir +‎ -ant. Equivalent to main +‎ tenant.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mɛ̃t.nɑ̃/
  • (file)

AdverbEdit

maintenant

  1. now, currently

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

maintenant

  1. present participle of maintenir

Further readingEdit


Old FrenchEdit

AdverbEdit

maintenant

  1. immediately; straight away

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