célibataire

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From célibat (celibacy) +‎ -aire (-ary). Compare Piedmontese selibatari, Occitan celibatari and Catalan celibatari.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /se.li.ba.tɛʁ/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

célibataire (plural célibataires)

  1. single (without a life partner)

Noun[edit]

célibataire m or f by sense (plural célibataires)

  1. a single (person who is single)

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Descendants[edit]

  • Piedmontese: selibatari

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