nom propre etymology

French word nom propre comes from French nom (A name, especially a last name or family name.. A noun.), French propre

Detailed word origin of nom propre

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
nom French (fra) A name, especially a last name or family name.. A noun.
propre French (fra) (before a noun) own. (followed by the preposition à) proper to, specific to, particular to. (mathematics) eigen-. Clean. House-trained.
pronom French (fra) Pronoun.