émeraude

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French esmeralde, esmeragde, from Vulgar Latin *esmaralda, *esmaraldus, variant of Latin smaragdus (emerald), from Ancient Greek σμάραγδος (smáragdos), μάραγδος (máragdos, emerald), from Sanskrit मरकत (marakata).

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Noun[edit]

émeraude f (plural émeraudes)

  1. emerald (gemstone)
  2. emerald (color)

Adjective[edit]

émeraude (invariable)

  1. emerald (color)

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