séjour

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French sojor by vowel dissimilation (first ‘o’ → ‘é’), from (assumed) Vulgar Latin *subdiurnāre, from Latin sub- ‎(under, a little over) + Late Latin diurnus ‎(lasting for a day), from Latin diurnum ‎(day). Cognate to English sojourn.[1]

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Noun[edit]

séjour m ‎(plural séjours)

  1. stay, visit, sojourn
  2. living room

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References[edit]

  1. ^ séjour” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).

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