chansonnier

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French chansonnier.

Noun[edit]

chansonnier (plural chansonniers)

  1. A book which contains a collection of chansons.
  2. A singer of chansons.
    • 2009 April 6, Anthony Tommasini, “Is That in Your Job Description, Maestro?”, in New York Times[1]:
      Not only that, H K Gruber, the Austrian composer, conductor and self-described chansonnier who was to perform the vocal solo of his own work, “Frankenstein!!,” the major work on the program, never made it.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French chansonnier.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌʃɑn.zɔˈnjeː/
  • Hyphenation: chan‧son‧ni‧er
  • Rhymes: -eː

Noun[edit]

chansonnier m (plural chansonniers)

  1. A chansonnier (singer of chansons).
  2. A chansonnier (songbook).

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

chanson +‎ -ier

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʃɑ̃.sɔ.nje/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

chansonnier m (plural chansonniers)

  1. (singing) songbook, chansonnier

Noun[edit]

chansonnier m (plural chansonniers, feminine chansonnière)

  1. (singing) singer, chansonnier

Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: chansonnier
  • English: chansonnier
  • Russian: шансонье́ (šansonʹjé) (see there for further descendants)

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