[<< wiktionary] empan
== French ==


=== Etymology ===
From Old French espan. Cognate with English span.


=== Pronunciation ===
IPA(key): /ɑ̃.pɑ̃/


=== Noun ===
empan m (plural empans)

spand, span (imperial measurement equivalent to nine inches)


=== Further reading ===
“empan” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).