flageller

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin flagellare (to scourge, whip).

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Verb[edit]

flageller

  1. (transitive) To beat severely, with a ' scourge (flagelle) or whip.
  2. (reflexive) To whip oneself as mortification.
  3. (transitive) To abuse verbally, give a tongue-lashing.

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References[edit]

  • Nouveau Petit Larousse illustré. Dictionnaire encyclopédique. Paris, Librairie Larousse, 1952, 146th edition

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

flageller

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of flagellō

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

flageller

  1. indefinite plural of flagell