engignier

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

engien (ruse, trickery) +‎ -ier, or directly from a Latin word.

Verb[edit]

engignier

  1. to create; to make
  2. to trick; to deceive

Conjugation[edit]

  • This verb conjugates like other verbs ending in -ier. These verbs are conjugated mostly like verbs in -er, but have an extra i before the e of some endings. The forms that would normally end in *-ign, *-igns, *-ignt are modified to ing, inz, int. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

Noun[edit]

engignier m (oblique plural engigniers, nominative singular engigniers, nominative plural engignier)

  1. Alternative form of engigneor.