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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French manoir. Doublet of manor, from Old French.

NounEdit

manoir (plural manoirs)

  1. A type of manor or country house.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a substantivation of the Old French verb manoir, itself from Latin manēre, present active infinitive of maneō (stay; remain), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *men- (stay; stand still).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ma.nwaʁ/
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NounEdit

manoir m (plural manoirs)

  1. manor

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Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

manoir

  1. Alternative form of maner (manor)

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From older maneir, from Latin manēre, present active infinitive of maneō.

VerbEdit

manoir

  1. to stay; to remain

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. This verb has a stressed present stem main distinct from the unstressed stem man, as well as other irregularities. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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DescendantsEdit

  • English: manor
  • French: manoir

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