Brumaire

[bry-mer]

Origin of Brumaire

< French, equivalent to brume brume + -aire -ary
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Brumaire

noun
  1. the month of mist: the second month of the French revolutionary calendar, extending from Oct 23 to Nov 21

Word Origin for Brumaire

C19: from brume mist, from Latin brūma winter; see brume
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