pichon

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French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Occitan pichon (small, little)

Noun[edit]

pichon m (plural pichons, feminine pichonne)

  1. (Provence) small child

Etymology 2[edit]

From Picard pichon (fish)

Noun[edit]

pichon m (plural pichons)

  1. (Picardy) fish (animal, foodstuff)

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Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Late Latin pitinnus, possibly from Proto-Celtic *kʷezdis (piece, portion); see also English, Catalan and French petit.

Adjective[edit]

pichon m (feminine pichona, masculine plural pichons, feminine plural pichonas)

  1. small; little

Antonyms[edit]

  • grand (big, large)

Picard[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French poisson, poison, peisson. Compare French poisson.

Noun[edit]

pichon m

  1. fish (creature)
  2. fish (food)