oignon

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French oingnon, from Old French oingnun, unniun, from Latin ūniō, ūniōnem. Doublet of union, which was borrowed.

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oignon m (plural oignons)

  1. onion
  2. bulb (of a plant)
  3. (in the plural, colloquial) one's own business

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