département

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French département.

Noun[edit]

département (plural départements)

  1. An administrative unit in various French-speaking countries, smaller than a région, similar to an English county.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French département, from departir +‎ -ment.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /de.paʁ.tə.mɑ̃/
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Noun[edit]

département m (plural départements)

  1. department
  2. département

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