Rouen

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French Rouen.

Proper noun[edit]

Rouen

  1. A historical city in Haute-Normandie, Normandy, France.

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Noun[edit]

Rouen (plural Rouens)

  1. A heavyweight breed of domesticated duck, of French origin.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Roman name, Latin Rotomagus, from the Gaulish name Ratumacos, from *rato- (of unclear origin - see Rouen) + *magos, from Proto-Celtic *magos (field).

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Proper noun[edit]

Rouen

  1. Rouen

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References[edit]

  • Marie Henry d'. Arbois de Jubainville (1881): Études grammaticales sur les langues celtiques, p. 77