There are 2 main translations of gens in English:

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gens 1

Pronunciation: / ʒɑ̃ /

nom masculin pluriel

Compounds

gens d'affaires

gens d'armes

  • men at arms

gens de cour

gens d'église

gens d'épée

gens de lettres

gens de loi

gens de maison

gens du monde

gens de robe

gens de théâtre

gens du voyage

When used with gens, the adjectives bon, mauvais, petit, vieux, vilain are placed before gens and in the feminine: ( toutes) les vieilles gens. But the gender of gens itself does not change: les bonnes gens sont heureux. All other adjectives behave normally: ( tous) les braves gens.

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There are 2 main translations of gens in English:

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gens 2
also: pl gentes
Pronunciation: / ʒɛ̃s /, / ʒɛ̃tɛs /

nom féminin

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