prerogatif

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin prerogativa (special light), from Latin praerogativa (prerogative, previous choice or election), from praerogativus (chosen to vote first), from praerogere (to ask before others), from prae- with rogare (to ask), from Proto-Indo-European *rog-, o‐grade form of root *reg-.

Adjective[edit]

prerogatif m

  1. prerogative (relating to a right, or power that is exclusive to a monarch etc, especially such a power to make a decision or judgement)

Declension[edit]