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entourage (n.)

1832, "surroundings, environment," picked up by De Quincey from French entourage, from entourer "to surround" (16c.), from Old French entour "that which surrounds" (10c.), from en- "in" (see en- (1)) + tour "a circuit" (see tour). Specific sense of "attendant persons, persons among whom as followers or companions one is accustomed to move" recorded in English by 1860.

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Definitions of entourage from WordNet

entourage (n.)
the group following and attending to some important person;
Synonyms: cortege / retinue / suite
From wordnet.princeton.edu