comédie

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See also: comedie

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French comedie, from Latin cōmoedia, from Ancient Greek κωμῳδία (kōmōidía), from κῶμος (kômos, revel, carousing) + either ᾠδή (ōidḗ, song) or ἀοιδός (aoidós, singer, bard), both from ἀείδω (aeídō, I sing).

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Noun[edit]

comédie f (plural comédies)

  1. comedy (genre of theatre, film, television etc.)
  2. acting, playacting

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: comedy
  • Greek: κομεντί (komentí)

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