mois

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French moys, from Old French mois, from earlier meis, from Latin mēnsis, from Proto-Indo-European *mḗh₁n̥s ‎(moon, month). Compare Catalan mes, Italian mese, Occitan mes, Portuguese mês, Romansch mais, Spanish mes.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mois m ‎(plural mois)

  1. month

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Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • meis (early Old French or northern dialects)

Etymology[edit]

From earlier meis, from Latin mēnsis.

Noun[edit]

mois m ‎(oblique plural mois, nominative singular mois, nominative plural mois)

  1. month

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle French: moys
  • Norman: mais (Jersey), meis (Guernsey, continental Normandy)
  • Walloon: moes