"chacun" meaning in French

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Pronoun

IPA: /ʃa.kœ̃/ Audio: Fr-chacun.ogg
Etymology: From Middle French chascun, from Old French chascun, from Vulgar Latin *cascunum, *casquunum, a conflation of quisque unum (“each one”) + *cata unum, a variant form showing a derivative of Ancient Greek κατά (katá) (this variant form survived into Old French as chaün). Compare Occitan cadun, chascun, Catalan cadascun, Italian ciascuno. Etymology templates: {{inh|fr|frm|chascun}} Middle French chascun, {{inh|fr|fro|chascun}} Old French chascun, {{inh|fr|VL.|*cascunum}} Vulgar Latin *cascunum, {{m|la|*casquunum}} *casquunum, {{m|la|quisque}} quisque, {{m|la|unum||each one}} unum (“each one”), {{m|la||*cata unum}} *cata unum, {{der|fr|grc|κατά}} Ancient Greek κατά (katá), {{m|fro|chaün}} chaün, {{cog|oc|cadun}} Occitan cadun, {{m|oc|chascun}} chascun, {{cog|ca|cadascun}} Catalan cadascun, {{cog|it|ciascuno}} Italian ciascuno Head templates: {{head|fr|pronoun|feminine|chacune|g=m}} chacun m (feminine chacune) Forms: chacune [feminine]
  1. each, each one Tags: masculine
    Sense id: chacun-fr-pron-v2JtVvQu Categories (other): French pronouns Disambiguation of French pronouns: 63 37
  2. every, everyone Tags: masculine
    Sense id: chacun-fr-pron-etQ4yD0m

Inflected forms

Download JSON data for chacun meaning in French (2.8kB)

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      "args": {
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      "expansion": "Occitan cadun",
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    },
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          "english": "These cheeses cost 1 euro each.",
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          "english": "Everyone for themselves.",
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    "French terms derived from Vulgar Latin",
    "French terms inherited from Middle French",
    "French terms inherited from Old French",
    "French terms inherited from Vulgar Latin",
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      "word": "à chacun son goût"
    },
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      "args": {
        "1": "ca",
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      "name": "cog"
    },
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      "word": "chaque"
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          "text": "Ces fromages coutent 1 euro chacun.",
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        "each, each one"
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        "each, each one"
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