crème

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See also: creme, Crème, and crémé

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French crème.

Noun[edit]

crème (plural crèmes)

  1. (cooking) A very sugary, fluffy white cream derivative.

Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /krɛːm/, /krɛm/

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French crème.

Noun[edit]

crème f (plural crèmes, diminutive crèmepje n)

  1. cream (color)
  2. (colloquial) ice cream
  3. cream (medicament)

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French cresme, from Late Latin crama, Transalpine Gaulish word influenced by Latin chrisma.

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Adjective[edit]

crème (invariable)

  1. cream (color)

Noun[edit]

crème f (plural crèmes)

  1. cream

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Noun[edit]

crème m (plural crèmes)

  1. (France, colloquial) café crème

Verb[edit]

crème

  1. first-person singular present indicative of crémer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of crémer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of crémer
  4. second-person singular imperative of crémer

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German[edit]

Verb[edit]

crème

  1. First-person singular present of crèmen.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of crèmen.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of crèmen.
  4. Imperative singular of crèmen.

Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French cresme, from Late Latin crama, Gaulish word influenced by Latin chrisma.

Noun[edit]

crème f (plural crèmes)

  1. cream

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