esperance

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noun es·per·ance \ˈe-sp(ə-)rən(t)s\

Definition of esperance

obsolete

  1. :  hope, expectation

Origin and Etymology of esperance

Middle English esperaunce, from Middle French esperance


First Known Use: 15th century


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