discours

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Dutch[edit]

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Noun[edit]

discours n ‎(plural discoursen, diminutive discoursje n)

  1. discourse

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed (with influence from cours) from Late Latin discursus(the act of running about) (from discurrō(run about), from dis-(apart) + currō(run)). Compare English discourse.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

discours m ‎(plural discours)

  1. oral presentation; discourse; speech; oration

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Middle French[edit]

Noun[edit]

discours m (plural discours)

  1. speech; discourse

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Middle French discours, from Late Latin discursus(the act of running about).

Noun[edit]

discours m ‎(plural discours)

  1. (Jersey) speech

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