parrain

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *patrīnus, from Latin patruus or pater. Compare Catalan padrí, Italian padrino, Occitan pairin, Portuguese padrinho, Spanish padrino.

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Noun[edit]

parrain m (plural parrains)

  1. (religion) godfather
  2. namer, christener (of a ship)
  3. sponsor, proposer; patron

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