rendez-vous

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

rendez-vous (plural rendez-vous)

  1. Alternative form of rendezvous
    • 1814 August 17, Columbian Patriot[1], volume I, number 51, column 4:
      THE Subscriber has opened a Recruiting Rendez-vous in the village of Middlebury, for the reception of Recruits for the 31st regt. U. S. infantry, and invites the able-bodied and patriotic young men of the vicinity to repair to the Standard of their Country—erected at his quarters, where they may become entitled to One Hundred and Twenty-four Dollars BOUNTY;
    • 1837 September 30, “The Duel”, in Maumee Express[2], volume I, number 26, Maumee City, Ohio, column 4:
      They made a brilliant entre’e into the cafe’—a general place of rendez-vous for the students and officers when they were not at daggers drawn.
    • 2007 September 23, “Suite Deal Spa Package”, in Boston Sunday Globe, volume 272, number 85, Boson, Mass., page 47:
      Escape for a romantic rendez-vous and be treated to this suite deal, too sweet to miss!

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

The second person plural imperative form of se rendre; see rendez and vous

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʁɑ̃.de.vu/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

rendez-vous m (plural rendez-vous)

  1. date
  2. rendezvous
  3. appointment

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Verb[edit]

rendez-vous

  1. second-person plural imperative of se rendre

Further reading[edit]


Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French rendez-vous.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ran.dɛˈvu/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛvu
  • Syllabification: ren‧dez‧-vous

Noun[edit]

rendez-vous n (indeclinable)

  1. date (meeting with a lover or potential lover)

Further reading[edit]

  • rendez-vous in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • rendez-vous in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from French rendez-vous.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

rendez-vous m (invariable)

  1. rendezvous (agreement to meet; a location or time agreed upon to meet)

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French rendez-vous.

Noun[edit]

rendez-vous n (plural rendez-vous-uri)

  1. date
  2. appointment

Declension[edit]