écolier

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French escolier, escoler, an early borrowing from Late Latin scholāris (equivalent to école +‎ -ier), from Latin schola. Compare also the doublet scolaire, a later borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /e.kɔ.lje/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

écolier m (plural écoliers, feminine écolière)

  1. (historical) (university) student (especially in the Middle Ages)
  2. schoolboy

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