trance etymology

French word trance comes from English trance

Detailed word origin of trance

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
trance English (eng) (obsolete) To pass over or across; to traverse.. (obsolete) To pass; to travel.. To entrance. (consciousness) A state of concentration, awareness and/or focus that filters information and experience; e.g. meditation, possession, etc.. (obsolete) A tedious journey.. (psychology) A state of low response to stimulus and diminished, narrow attention.. (psychology) The previous state induced by [...]
trance French (fra) Trance (music genre).