jaloux

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Danish[edit]

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Borrowed from French jaloux (jealous), from Late Latin zelosus, from zēlus, from Ancient Greek ζῆλος (zêlos, zeal).

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jaloux

  1. jealous socially, esp. romantically

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French jalous, from Late Latin zelosus, from zelus, from Ancient Greek ζῆλος (zêlos, zeal, jealousy). Compare Italian Italian geloso, Spanish Spanish celoso.

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jaloux (feminine singular jalouse, masculine plural jaloux, feminine plural jalouses)

  1. jealous

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