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Wiktionary

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English

Etymology

Borrowed from French parvenue, feminine past participle of parvenir meaning "to arrive", learned borrowing from Latin parvenire, from per- meaning "through" + "venire" meaning "to come."

Noun

parvenue

  1. Feminine equivalent of parvenu.

Translations

Romance -- all etymologically the same as Fr/Eng


French

Verb

parvenue f.

  1. Feminine past participle of parvenir.

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