vaisseau

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French, from Old French vaissel, from Late Latin vāscellum, diminutive of Latin vāsculum, diminutive of vās (vessel). Compare Italian vascello.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vɛ.so/
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  • Rhymes: -o

NounEdit

vaisseau m (plural vaisseaux)

  1. ship, vessel
  2. vessel (i.e. blood vessel)

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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From vaissel.

NounEdit

vaisseau m (plural vaisseaux or vaisseaulx)

  1. vessel (watercraft)

DescendantsEdit

  • French: vaisseau