domaine

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French domaine (zone, estate). Doublet of domain.

Noun[edit]

domaine (plural domaines)

  1. (wine) A vineyard or wine estate, especially in France.
    • 2016, Ian McEwan, Nutshell, Vintage, page 52:
      Put [...] a gun to my head to name the domaine, I would blurt out la Romanée-Conti, for the spicy cassis and black cherry alone.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French domaine, demaine, from Latin dominium or dominicus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dɔ.mɛn/
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Noun[edit]

domaine m (plural domaines)

  1. domain
  2. zone
  3. field (of study etc.)
    domaine scientifique(please add an English translation of this usage example)
    domaine informatique(please add an English translation of this usage example)

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: domaine
  • German: Domäne
  • Romanian: domeniu

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