Canadien

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Canadian French Canadien (Canadian).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Canada) IPA(key): /ˌkanaˈdjæ̃/
  • Hyphenation: Cana‧dien

Noun[edit]

Canadien (plural Canadiens)

  1. (Canada) French Canadian (male or of unspecified sex)

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References[edit]

  • “Canadien” in the Canadian Oxford Dictionary, Second Edition, Oxford University Press, 2004.

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French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Canada +‎ -ien.

Noun[edit]

Canadien m (plural Canadiens, feminine Canadienne)

  1. Canadian (male or of unspecified sex) (boy or man)

Etymology 2[edit]

Short for le Club de hockey Canadien.

Proper noun[edit]

Canadien m

  1. (ice hockey) the Montreal Canadiens hockey club
Le Canadien a entamé la deuxième moitié de saison sur une note positive en signant un difficile gain de 2-1 lors de leur premier match au Centre Bell depuis le 17 décembre.[1]
The Canadiens bit into the second piece of the season on a positive note by authoring a difficult 2-1 win during their first game at the Bell Centre since the 17th of December.

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