constance

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cōnstantia.

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constance f (plural constances)

  1. constancy
  2. (literary, of a person) resilience; perseverance
    • 1640, Pierre Corneille, “Act I, Scene I”, in Horace:
      Ma constance du moins règne encor sur mes yeux.
      My perseverence, at least, still governs my eyes.

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