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English

From Middle English cours, from Old French cours, from Latin cursus (course of a race), from currō (run), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ḱers- (to run). Doublet of coarse and horse.

French

From Old French cours, from Latin cursus (course of a race), from currō (run), with influence of Italian corsa.

Norman

From Old French cours, from Latin cursus (course of a race), from currō (run).