Frimaire

Frimaire

[free-mer]
noun
(in the French Revolutionary calendar) the third month of the year, extending from November 21 to December 20.

Origin:
1830–40; < French, equivalent to frim(as) hoarfrost, derivative of Old French frim (< Germanic; compare Old English hrim rime2) + -aire -ary

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Frimaire (frimɛr)
 
n
the frosty month: the third month of the French Revolutionary calendar, extending from Nov 22 to Dec 21
 
[C19: from French, from frimas hoarfrost, from Old French frim, of Germanic origin; related to Old Norse hrīm rime1]

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