bestiaire

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French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French bestiaire, borrowed from Medieval Latin bēstiārium, from Latin bēstia.

Noun[edit]

bestiaire m (plural bestiaires)

  1. bestiary

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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Latin bēstiārius, from Latin bēstia.

Noun[edit]

bestiaire m (plural bestiaires)

  1. (historical, Ancient Rome) beastmaster (type of gladiator fighting wild beasts)
    Synonyms: belluaire

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Medieval Latin bēstiārium, from Latin bēstia.

Noun[edit]

bestiaire m (oblique plural bestiaires, nominative singular bestiaires, nominative plural bestiaire)

  1. bestiary

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