éléphant

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See also: elephant, Elephant, and êléphant

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French elephant, learned borrowing from Latin elephantus, from Ancient Greek ἐλέφας, ἐλέφαντος (eléphas, eléphantos).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /e.le.fɑ̃/
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Noun[edit]

éléphant m (plural éléphants, feminine éléphante)

  1. elephant

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Norman[edit]

Norman Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle French elephant, itself a learned borrowing from Latin elephantus, from Ancient Greek ἐλέφας, ἐλέφαντος (eléphas, eléphantos).

Noun[edit]

éléphant m (plural éléphants)

  1. (Guernsey) elephant