joie

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Etymology[edit]

Old French joie, from Late Latin *gaudia, from Classical Latin gaudium.

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joie f (plural joies)

  1. joy (feeling of happiness or elation)

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Late Latin *gaudia > Classical Latin gaudium.

Noun[edit]

joie f (oblique plural joies, nominative singular joie, nominative plural joies)

  1. joy (feeling of happiness or elation)
    • 12th Century, Béroul, Tristan et Iseut:
      Li rois en son cuer out grant joie.
      The king in his heart felt great joy