musée

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mūsēum (library, study), from Ancient Greek Μουσεῖον (Mouseîon), shrine of the Muses (Μοῦσα (Moûsa)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /my.ze/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

musée m (plural musées)

  1. museum

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Chadian Arabic: موزي (mūzē)
  • Haitian Creole: mize
  • Persian: موزِه (muze)
  • Turkish: müze

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mūsēum (library, study), from Ancient Greek Μουσεῖον (Mouseîon, shrine of the Muses), from Μοῦσα (Moûsa, Muse)).

Noun[edit]

musée m (plural musées)

  1. (Jersey, Guernsey) museum