fontaine

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fontana

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fontaine f (plural fontaines)

  1. fountain
  2. (juggling) fountain
  3. cistern (domestic); tank (of a flush toilet)
  4. standpipe

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Middle French[edit]

Noun[edit]

fontaine f (plural fontaines)

  1. fountain

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

fontaine f (oblique plural fontaines, nominative singular fontaine, nominative plural fontaines)

  1. fountain