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Etymology 1Edit

From Occitan pichon (small, little)

NounEdit

pichon m (plural pichons, feminine pichonne)

  1. (Provence) small child

Etymology 2Edit

From Picard pichon (fish)

NounEdit

pichon m (plural pichons)

  1. (Picardy) fish (animal, foodstuff)

Further readingEdit


OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan [Term?], from Late Latin pitinnus, possibly from Proto-Celtic *kʷezdis (piece, portion); see also English, Catalan and French petit.

AdjectiveEdit

pichon m (feminine singular pichona, masculine plural pichons, feminine plural pichonas)

  1. small; little
    Synonym: petit
    Antonym: grand

Further readingEdit

  • Joan de Cantalausa (2006) Diccionari general occitan a partir dels parlars lengadocians, 2 edition, →ISBN, page 746.

PicardEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French poisson, poison, peisson. Compare French poisson, Norman païssaon, paîsson, peissoun.

NounEdit

pichon m

  1. fish (creature)
  2. fish (food)

DescendantsEdit