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British English: /ˈrɛzɪd(ə)ns/
American English: /ˈrɛz(ə)dəns/

Translation of residence in French:


  • 1 (in property ad)
    (prestigious) maison (f) de standing
    family residence
    maison (f) familiale
    demeure (f) familiale
  • 3 (Administration)official/permanent residence
    résidence (f) officielle/permanente
  • 4 (Administration, Law) (in area, country) place of residence
    lieu de résidence
    to take up residence
    (person, animal)
    élire domicile
    she has taken up residence in France/Paris
    elle a élu domicile en France/à Paris
    to be in residence [formal]
    être au château
    artist/writer in residence
    artiste/écrivain résident
    hall of residence

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