demander

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

demand + -er

Noun[edit]

demander (plural demanders)

  1. One who demands

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin demandāre, present active infinitive of demandō.

Verb[edit]

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. (reflexive) to wonder

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Conjugation[edit]


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

dēmander

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of dēmandō

Middle French[edit]

Verb[edit]

demander

  1. to ask

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Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

demander

  1. to ask

Conjugation[edit]

  • Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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