orgueil

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French, from Old French orgoill ‎(pride), from Frankish *urgōl ‎(pride), from Proto-Germanic *urgōli-, *urgōljō ‎(pride). Cognate with Old High German urguol ‎(outstanding, distinguished), Old Saxon urgôl ‎(outstanding, distinguished), Old English orgel, orgello ‎(pride). Compare Italian orgoglio, Spanish orgullo, Catalan orgull.

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Noun[edit]

orgueil m ‎(plural orgueils)

  1. pride; proudness; haughtiness, arrogance

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