souongni

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French soing ‎(care; attention) (compare French soigner ‎(to treat; to nurse; to look after, take care of), soigné ‎(immaculate)), from Frankish *sunnija ‎(worry, care, concern), from Proto-Germanic *sunjō, *sunþijō ‎(truth, care, responsibility), from Proto-Indo-European *snt-, *sent- ‎(being, true), from *h₁es-, *h₁esmi- ‎(to be).

Verb[edit]

souongni ‎(gerund souongnêthie)

  1. (Jersey) to look after
  2. (Jersey) to deal with

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

souongni

  1. past participle of souongni ‎(to look after; to deal with)

Adjective[edit]

souongni m

  1. (Jersey) well-groomed