honnête

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French honneste, from Old French honeste, a borrowing from Latin honestus, from honor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (mute h) IPA(key): /ɔ.nɛt/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

honnête (plural honnêtes)

  1. honest (scrupulous with regard to telling the truth)
    Antonym: malhonnête
    Il faut toujours être honnête, mais il y a des gens qui n'en ont pas conscience.
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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French honeste, from Latin honestus, from honor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

honnête m or f

  1. (Jersey) honest

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