rancune

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French rancune.

PronunciationEdit

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  • Hyphenation: ran‧cu‧ne

NounEdit

rancune c (plural rancunes)

  1. resentment, grudge; rancour

SynonymsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Alteration of rancure (with change of suffix), from Vulgar Latin *rancura, from Latin rancor.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rancune f (plural rancunes)

  1. resentment, grudge; rancour
    garder rancune à quelqu'un de quelque choseto hold a grudge against someone for something

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: rancune
  • Romanian: ranchiună

Further readingEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

rancune

  1. Alternative form of raunsoun