maint

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French maint, from Old French maint, meint (many), from Frankish *menigþa (a large quantity, a great many), from Proto-Germanic *managiþō (large quantity, multitude), from Proto-Indo-European *mAnAgh-, *menegh- (many). Cognate with Middle Dutch menichte (multitude, great number), Middle High German mennichte (quantity), Old English menigdu (group of people). More at many.

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Adjective[edit]

maint m (feminine mainte, masculine plural maints, feminine plural maintes)

  1. (archaic or literary) many

Pronoun[edit]

maint

  1. (rare or literary) many

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Old French[edit]

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Adverb[edit]

maint (invariable)

  1. very; a lot

Adjective[edit]

maint m

  1. many

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