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EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

demand +‎ -er

NounEdit

demander (plural demanders)

  1. One who demands

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French demander, from Old French demander, from Latin demandāre, present active infinitive of demandō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /də.mɑ̃.de/
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VerbEdit

demander

  1. (intransitive, followed by à) to ask (a person)
    J'ai demandé à la lune et le soleil ne le sait pas. — I asked the moon and the sun doesn't know about it. (from J'ai demandé à la lune by Indochine)
  2. (transitive) to request
  3. (reflexive) to wonder

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LatinEdit

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French demander.

VerbEdit

demander

  1. to ask

ConjugationEdit

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

DescendantsEdit


Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin demandāre, present active infinitive of demandō.

VerbEdit

demander

  1. to ask

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-d, *-ds, *-dt are modified to t, z, t. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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