hôtel

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See also: hotel and Hotel

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French hostel, from Latin hospitāle. Compare hôpital.

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hôtel m (plural hôtels)

  1. mansion, town house, hotel
    • 1862, Victor Hugo, Les Misérables, I.1.ii:
      Le palais épiscopal était un vaste et bel hôtel bâti en pierre au commencement du siècle dernier par monseigneur Henri Puget [...].
      The Bishops' Palace was a vast and beautiful building built of stone at the beginning of the last century by M. Henri Puget.
  2. hotel

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