cuire

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See also: cuiré

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin cocere, from Latin coquere, present active infinitive of coquō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pekʷ- (to cook, become ripe).

Verb[edit]

cuire

  1. (intransitive) to cook
    Le repas cuit.
    The meal is cooking
    Je fais cuire le repas.
    I'm cooking the meal. OR I cook the meal.
Usage notes[edit]

Cuire is also a transitive verb but instead of the transitive verb meaning "to cook" one often uses faire cuire.

Conjugation[edit]
  • Cuire is often conjugated as cuirent in the third-person plural of the past historic.

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See cuirer.

Verb[edit]

cuire

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

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Guernésiais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin cocō, cocere, from Latin coquō, coquere

Verb[edit]

cuire

  1. to cook

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cuire (troop, host, company; muster).

Noun[edit]

cuire m (genitive cuire, nominative plural cuirí)

  1. band, troop

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cuire chuire gcuire
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Middle French[edit]

Verb[edit]

cuire

  1. Alternative form of cuyre

Old French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin cocere, from Latin coquere, present active infinitive of coquō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pekʷ- (to cook, become ripe).

Verb[edit]

cuire

  1. to cook

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. This verb ends in a palatal stem, so there is an extra i before the e of some endings. This verb has irregularities in its conjugation. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • “Appendix E: Irregular Verbs” in E. Einhorn (1974), Old French: A Concise Handbook, Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, ISBN 0-521-09838-6, page 152