disner

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Middle French[edit]

Verb[edit]

disner

  1. to dine

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Noun[edit]

disner m (plural disners)

  1. dinner (meal)

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *disiūnāre, from disieiūnāre (to break the fast), from Late Latin dis- + iēiūnō (to fast), from Latin ieiūnus.

Verb[edit]

disner

  1. to dine; to eat the main meal of the day

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. This verb has a stressed present stem desjun distinct from the unstressed stem disn. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

Noun[edit]

disner m (oblique plural disners, nominative singular disners, nominative plural disner)

  1. dinner (main meal of the day)
    • 12th Century, Béroul, Tristan et Iseut:
      S'en vint un jor, aprés disner
      He came one day, after dinner

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