abbé

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See also: abbe, Abbe, Abbé, and Äbbe

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Borrowed from French abbot, from Latin abbās (abbot).

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abbé (plural abbés)

  1. (obsolete) A French abbot, the (male) head of an abbey. [mid 16th century]
  2. An honorific title for a member of the French clergy. [mid 16th century]

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, borrowed from Latin abbās, abbātem, from Ancient Greek ἀββᾶ (abbâ), from Aramaic אבא (’abbā, father). Compare English abbot.

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abbé m (plural abbés, feminine abbesse)

  1. an abbot, the head of an abbey
  2. (dated) a title or honorific given to priests in general

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, borrowed from Latin abbās, abbātis (abbot).

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abbé m (plural abbés)

  1. (Jersey) abbot

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the French abbé (abbot), from Latin abbās (abbot), from Ancient Greek ἀββᾶς (abbâs), ἀββα (abba), from Aramaic אבא (ʾabbāʾ, father).

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abbé m (genitive singular abbého, nominative plural abbéovia, declension pattern of kuli)

  1. abbot

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  • abbé in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

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abbé c

  1. an abbot

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Declension of abbé 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative abbé abbén abbéer abbéerna
Genitive abbés abbéns abbéers abbéernas
Declension of abbé 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative abbé abbéen abbéer abbéerna
Genitive abbés abbéens abbéers abbéernas

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