héroïne

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See also: heroine and heroïne

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin hērōina, from late (2nd century) Ancient Greek ἡρωΐνη (hērōḯnē), feminine to ἥρως (hḗrōs, hero) "hero, demigod"; equivalent to héros +‎ -ine.

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Noun[edit]

héroïne f (plural héroïnes)

  1. heroine
  2. heroin

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