corant

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

corant (plural corants)

  1. A coranto (kind of dance).
    • Sir W. Temple
      It is harder to dance a corant well, than a jig.

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present participle of corre, possibly corresponding to Latin currens, currentem.

Verb[edit]

corant

  1. present participle of corre

Adjective[edit]

corant m (oblique and nominative feminine singular corant or corante)

  1. running; in the process of running

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Old Provençal[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present participle of core (to run). Gallo-Romance cognate with Old French corant.

Adjective[edit]

corant

  1. running; in the process of running