maniaque

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin maniacus, itself a borrowing from Ancient Greek μανιακός (maniakós), adjectival form of μανία (manía, madness).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ma.njak/
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Adjective[edit]

maniaque (plural maniaques)

  1. maniacal

Noun[edit]

maniaque m or f by sense (plural maniaques)

  1. maniac (insane person)

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Romanian: maniac
  • Turkish: manyak

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

maniaque m (plural maniaques)

  1. (Jersey) crank