crapaud

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

crapaud (plural crapauds)

  1. (derogatory, ethnic slur, offensive, slang) A French person.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Frankish *krappa (hook) (because of a toad’s hooked feet) +‎ -aud. Compare Catalan gripau, Occitan, grapaut.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

crapaud m (plural crapauds)

  1. toad
  2. baby grand piano
  3. flaw (in a diamond)
  4. (Louisiana, slang) booger

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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of Germanic origins.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

crapaud m (plural crapauds)

  1. toad
  2. Jerseyman
  3. spring-tooth harrow

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