pavillon

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French pavillon

Noun[edit]

pavillon c (singular definite pavillonen, plural indefinite pavilloner)

  1. pavilion

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin pāpiliōnem, accusative of pāpiliō. Doublet of papillon.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pa.vi.jɔ̃/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

pavillon m (plural pavillons)

  1. pavilion (tent, structure, ear part)
  2. ensign, flag (nautical flag)
  3. house, villa, lodge
  4. (music) bell (part of brass instrument)
  5. (heraldry) pavilion
  6. (nautical) colours

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French paveilun.

Noun[edit]

pavillon m (plural pavillons)

  1. building (precise definition varies)

Descendants[edit]

  • French: pavillon

References[edit]

  • Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (pavillon, supplement)