patronne

noun
pa·​tronne | \ paˈtrȯn, -ˈtrən \
plural -s

Definition of patronne

1 : a female patron saint
2 : the proprietress of an establishment (as an inn)

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History and Etymology for patronne

French, from Middle French, feminine of patron

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“Patronne.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/patronne. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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