Élysée

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French Élysée.

Proper noun[edit]

Élysée

  1. The official residence of the President of France.
  2. (by extension) The French government.

French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Elysium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Élysée m

  1. (mythology) Elysium
  2. the Élysée palace (official residence of the President of France)

Usage notes[edit]

  • In traditional French orthography, capital letters do not take diacritics, so É becomes E. É is more common in contemporary usage, however.