bière

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See also: biere and Bière

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle French biere, from Old French biere of Germanic origin, from Middle Dutch bier, bēr (beer) (from Old Saxon bior) or Middle High German bier (beer) (from Old High German bior). Akin to Old English bēor (beer). More at beer.

Noun[edit]

bière f (plural bières)

  1. beer
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old French biere, from Proto-Germanic *bērō; cognate with German Bahre and English bier.

Noun[edit]

bière f (plural bières)

  1. bier
  2. coffin
    La mise en bière.
    The action of putting a corpse in a coffin.

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