guérison

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French, from Old French garison ‎(healing), guarir ‎(to defend, protect, give health to), from Frankish *warjan ‎(to defend, protect), from Proto-Germanic *warjaną ‎(to defend, guard), from Proto-Indo-European *(e)werwǝ-, *wrū- ‎(to cover, defend, guard). Cognate with Old High German werien ‎(to defend, protect), Old English werian ‎(to guard, keep, defend).

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Noun[edit]

guérison f ‎(plural guérisons)

  1. recovery, healing

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