altruisme

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Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French altruisme.

Noun[edit]

altruisme m (uncountable)

  1. altruism

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Coined 1830 by Auguste Comte, autrui +‎ -isme. From Old French, from Latin alteri, dative of alter (other). Apparently inspired by French Latin legal phrase l'autrui, from le bien, le droit d'autrui (the good, the right of the other).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /al.tʁy.ism/, /al.tʁɥizm/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ism, -izm
  • Homophone: altruismes
  • Hyphenation: al‧tru‧isme, al‧truisme

Noun[edit]

altruisme m (plural altruismes)

  1. altruism

References[edit]

  • altruisme” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).

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