histrion

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See also: histrión

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin histriō. Compare French histrion. See histrionic.

Noun[edit]

histrion (plural histrions)

  1. (obsolete) A stage actor.

Related terms[edit]

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for histrion in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin histriō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

histrion m (plural histrions)

  1. (derogatory) a minstrel

Descendants[edit]

  • Esperanto: histriono

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French histrion, from Latin histrio.

Noun[edit]

histrion m (plural histrioni)

  1. histrion

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