contree

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

contree (plural contrees)

  1. Archaic spelling of country.

Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old French contree.

Noun[edit]

contree (plural contrees)

  1. country; land

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French contree.

Noun[edit]

contree f (plural contrees)

  1. country; land

Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *contrata (facing land), from Latin contra.

Noun[edit]

contree f (oblique plural contrees, nominative singular contree, nominative plural contrees)

  1. country; the countryside

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