altruisme

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Etymology[edit]

From French altruisme.

Noun[edit]

altruisme m ‎(uncountable)

  1. altruism

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Coined 1830 by Auguste Comte, autrui +‎ -isme. From Old French, from Latin alteri, dative of alter ‎(other). Apparently inspired by French Latin legal phrase l'autrui, from le bien, le droit d'autrui ‎(the good, the right of the other).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /al.tʁy.ism/, /al.tʁɥizm/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ism, -izm
  • Homophone: altruismes
  • Hyphenation: al‧tru‧isme, al‧truisme

Noun[edit]

altruisme m ‎(plural altruismes)

  1. altruism

References[edit]

  • altruisme” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).

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