auberge

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See also: aubèrge

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE roots
*ker-
*bʰergʰ-

Borrowing from French auberge. The term is attested in the fifteenth century as French aulberge, a loan from a term attested in eleventh century Old Provençal alberge ‎(camp, hut), derived from albergar ‎(host). The term originated in Frankish *heriberga, from Proto-Germanic *harjabergō ‎(housing, house (army)), composed of the elements *harjaz ‎(army) (compare German Heer) and *bergō ‎(shelter, protect), whence German bergen.

Noun[edit]

auberge ‎(plural auberges)

  1. An inn or hostel.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE roots
*ker-
*bʰergʰ-
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Noun[edit]

auberge f ‎(plural auberges)

  1. hostel
  2. (slang) prison

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