Meaning of signifiant in English:

signifiant

Pronunciation /ˌsiːnjiːˈfjɒ̃/

noun

another term for signifier
‘I have retained the terms 'signified and 'signified' rather than use Harris's translation of signifiant as 'signal' and signifie as 'signification'.’
  • ‘Something can only be called a sign when it is possible to distinguish in it a signifiant and a signifie.’

Origin

French.