mondial

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See also: Mondial

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French mondial.

Adjective[edit]

mondial (comparative more mondial, superlative most mondial)

  1. Worldwide, global. [from 20th c.]
    • 1996, Will Self, The Sweet Smell of Psychosis, Bloomsbury 2011, p. 69:
      Richard would even discuss her latest column, without in any way averring – even to himself – that what she wrote had all the mondial impact of a used cotton bud falling on to a damp towel.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French, originally referring to the worldly (material) as distinct from the spiritual. Compare Ecclesiastical Latin mundialis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mondial (feminine singular mondiale, masculine plural mondiaux, feminine plural mondiales)

  1. global, worldwide

Descendants[edit]

  • English: mondial
  • Dutch: mondiaal

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Middle French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mondial

  1. worldly (physical rather than spiritual)

Descendants[edit]


Occitan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mondial m (feminine singular mondiala, masculine plural mondials, feminine plural mondialas)

  1. global, worldwide