sociétaire

noun
so·​cié·​taire | \ ˌsōˌsyāˈta(a)(ə)r \
plural -s

Definition of sociétaire

: a full member of the acting company of the Comédie Française having a voice in the management and sharing in the profits — compare pensionnaire

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History and Etymology for sociétaire

French, literally, member of a group or society, from société society (from Middle French societé) + -aire -ary

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“Sociétaire.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/soci%C3%A9taire. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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