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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English richesse, from Old French richese, richece.

NounEdit

richesse (usually uncountable, plural richesses)

  1. (archaic) wealth or riches

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

riche +‎ -esse

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʁi.ʃɛs/
  • (file)

NounEdit

richesse f (plural richesses)

  1. wealth
  2. (literally and figuratively) richness

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Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French richesse.

NounEdit

richesse (plural richesses)

  1. wealth

NormanEdit

NounEdit

richesse f (plural richesses)

  1. wealth

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

riche +‎ -esse.

NounEdit

richesse f (oblique plural richesses, nominative singular richesse, nominative plural richesses)

  1. wealth; richness

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: richesse
  • French: richesse
  • Norman: richesse