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EtymologyEdit

Formed as an adjective from Old French romanz +‎ -ique. The noun sense is from English romantic, in turn from the French adjective.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʁo.mɑ̃.tik/
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AdjectiveEdit

romantique (plural romantiques)

  1. romantic

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

romantique m or f (plural romantiques)

  1. romantic

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Picoche, Jacqueline; Jean-Claude Rolland (2009), “Annexe IV, roman”, in Dictionnaire étymologique du français (in French), Paris: Dictionnaires Le Robert

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