prestre

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French prestre.

Noun[edit]

prestre m (plural prestres)

  1. priest

Descendants[edit]


Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin presbyter (nominative form). Cf. also provoire, which derived from the accusative form.

Noun[edit]

prestre m (oblique plural prestres, nominative singular prestres, nominative plural prestre)

  1. priest

Usage notes[edit]

  • According to some sources, prestre and provoire are inflected forms of the same word. This is however unlikely, as the two rarely appear in texts together

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