pâraîsse

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See also: paraisse and pâraisse

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French paroisse, from Late Latin parochia, from Ancient Greek παρоικία ‎(parоikía, a dwelling abroad), from πάρоικος ‎(párоikos, neighboring, foreigner), from παρά ‎(pará, beside) + οἶκος ‎(oîkos, house).

Noun[edit]

pâraîsse f ‎(plural pâraîsses)

  1. (Jersey, Christianity, civil administration) parish

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