Etats-Unis d'Amérique

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  • IPA(key): / d‿ʁik/

Proper noun[edit]

Etats-Unis d'Amérique m pl (plural only)

  1. Alternative form of États-Unis d'Amérique

Usage notes[edit]

  • In older French practice, capital letters did not take diacritics, so É becomes E. This was mostly done because of technical constraints. Formal orthotypography maintains the diacritics.