Angevin

Angevin
adjective Etymology: French, from Old French, from Medieval Latin andegavinus, from Andegavia Anjou Date: 1769 of, relating to, or characteristic of Anjou or the Plantagenets • Angevin noun

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  • Angevin — Parlée en France Région Maine et Loire, Mayenne, Sarthe, partie orientale de la Loire Atlantique et plus généralement ancienne province d Anjou Typologie SVO Classification p …   Wikipédia en Français

  • angevin — angevin, ine [ ɑ̃ʒ(ə)vɛ̃, in ] adj. • 1080; bas lat. Andegavinus, de Andegavi « les Andégaves », peuple de la Gaule romaine ♦ D Angers, de l Anjou. « la douceur angevine » (du Bellay). N. Un Angevin, une Angevine. ● angevin, angevine adjectif et… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Angevin — (IPAEng|ˈændʒəvɪn) (French, from Old French, from Medieval Latin Andegavinus, from Andegavia, Anjou, France) is the name applied to the residents of Anjou, a former province of the Kingdom of France, as well as to the residents of Angers. It is… …   Wikipedia

  • Angevin — gehört zu den Langues d’oïl. Diese Sprachen gehören zu den galloromanischen Sprachen, einer Unterfamilie der romanischen Sprachen. Es wird hauptsächlich im Département Maine et Loire, im Raum Nantes und in der Bretagne gesprochen. In der Bretagne …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Angevin — n. a resident of Anjou. Syn: Angevine [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Angevin — 1650s, pertaining to the French province of Anjou, from Fr. Angevin, from M.L. Andegavinus, from Andegavum Angers, city in France, capital of Anjou (L. Andegavia, from Andecavi, Roman name of the Gaulish people who lived here, of unknown origin) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Angevin — (franz., spr. angsch wäng), aus Angers, aus Anjou (s. d.); auf die Plantagenets bezüglich …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • angevin — ANGEVÍN, Ă, angevini, e, adj., s.m. şi f. Din provincia Anjou sau din oraşul Angers (Franţa). Trimis de schmidt, 23.10.2004. Sursa: Neoficial …   Dicționar Român

  • angevin — Angevin, Andinus, Andegauus, Andegauensis …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Angevin — [an′jə vin΄] adj. [Fr] 1. of or from Anjou 2. of or belonging to the Plantagenet line of English kings (1154 1399) n. 1. a person born or living in Anjou 2. a person of the Plantagenet royal line: Also sp. Angevine …   English World dictionary

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