luminaire

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French luminaire.

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Noun[edit]

luminaire (plural luminaires)

  1. An electrical device that contains an electric lamp that provides illumination.
    Synonyms: light fixture, lighting fixture

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ecclesiastical Latin lūmināre, from Latin lūmen. Doublet of lumière, which was inherited.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

luminaire m (plural luminaires)

  1. a luminaire, a light fixture

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