saison

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See also: Saison and saîson

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

French saison (season)

Noun[edit]

saison (plural saisons)

  1. A kind of highly carbonated pale ale.

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French saison, seson, seison, from Latin satiō, satiōnem.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

saison f (plural saisons)

  1. season (one of the four parts of the year in temperate regions: winter, spring, summer and autumn)
  2. season (a certain time of the year, when something in particular happens)
    La saison de skiThe skiing season
    La saison des fraisesStrawberry season
  3. (sports) season (the time of the year when teams compete)

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Seasons in French · saisons (layout · text)
printemps (spring) été (summer) automne (autumn) hiver (winter)

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Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin satiō, satiōnem.

Noun[edit]

saison f (oblique plural saisons, nominative singular saison, nominative plural saisons)

  1. season (one of the four parts of the year: winter, spring, summer and autumn)

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References[edit]

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