combattant

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French combattant. Doublet of combatant.

Adjective[edit]

combattant (not comparable)

  1. (heraldry) In fighting position; said of two lions set face to face, each rampant.

See also[edit]

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for combattant in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From combattre.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɔ̃.ba.tɑ̃/
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Verb[edit]

combattant

  1. present participle of combattre

Noun[edit]

combattant m (plural combattants, feminine combattante)

  1. combatant; fighter

Further reading[edit]


Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

combattant m (plural combattants, feminine combattante)

  1. (Jersey) combatant