bienvenir

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page per etymology instructions, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bienvenir

  1. (archaic) to welcome

Usage notes[edit]

  • In Modern French, only used in the set phrase se faire bienvenir ("to be welcomed").

Conjugation[edit]

This is a verb in a group of -ir verbs. All verbs ending in -venir, such as convenir and devenir, are conjugated this way. This verb is impersonal and is conjugated only in the third-person singular.

+ bienvenir

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]