marcher

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Etymology 1[edit]

(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?) Middle English marche; from Anglo-Norman and Old French; from Old English germearc; Gothic marka (marka, boundary).

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marcher (plural marchers)

  1. An inhabitant of a march (border country).
  2. A person who holds lands in such a region.
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Etymology 2[edit]

march +‎ -er.

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marcher (plural marchers)

  1. One who marches; one who participates in a march.
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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Middle French, from Old French marchier, from Frankish *markōn, from Proto-Indo-European *merg-, *marǵ- (edge, boundary, border).

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marcher

  1. to walk
    Il marche au milieu de la rue. — He is walking in the middle of the street
  2. to travel; to move
  3. to work, to function
    Cet ordinateur ne marche pas. — This computer does not work.
  4. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) to agree
    Ça marche. — I agree.
  5. to believe
    Il marche. — He believes my joke.
    Il m'a fait marcher. — He made me believe his joke.

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French marchier.

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marcher

  1. to walk (travel on foot)

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