candidat

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Noun[edit]

candidat m ‎(plural candidats, feminine candidata)

  1. candidate

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin candidātus ‎(a person who is standing for public office), the perfect passive participle of candidare, from candidus ‎(candid, white), in reference to Roman candidates wearing bleached white togas as a symbol of purity at a public forum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

candidat m ‎(plural candidats, feminine candidate)

  1. candidate

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin candidātus ‎(a person who is standing for public office), from candidus ‎(candid, white), in reference to Roman candidates wearing bleached white togas as a symbol of purity at a public forum.

Noun[edit]

candidat m ‎(plural candidats, feminine candidate)

  1. (Jersey) candidate