espaignol

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Middle French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French espagneul or espaigneul, probably from Old Occitan espaignol, espainol, from a Vulgar Latin *Hispaniolus (of Spain), from Latin hispānus (Spanish or Hispanic) with the diminutive suffix -olus.[1]

Adjective[edit]

espaignol m (feminine singular espaignole, masculine plural espaignols, feminine plural espaignoles)

  1. Spanish

Noun[edit]

espaignol m (uncountable)

  1. Spanish

Descendants[edit]

  • French: espagnol
    • Romanian: spaniol (along with Italian spagnolo)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Douglas Harper (2001–2021), “spaniel”, in Online Etymology Dictionary.

Old Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Vulgar Latin *Hispaniolus, from Latin hispānus, from Hispania.

Adjective[edit]

espaignol

  1. Spanish

Noun[edit]

espaignol

  1. Spanish

Descendants[edit]