fronde

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French[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (French) IPA(key): /fʁɔ̃d/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin frons, frondis (leafage). The dated sense is from Classical Latin, and attested since the fifteenth century; the other is from scientific Latin, due to Carolus Linnaeus, and attested since the eighteenth century.

Noun[edit]

fronde f (plural frondes)

  1. (dated, literary) foliage
  2. frond

Etymology 2[edit]

Ultimately from Latin funda (sling, slingshot).

Noun[edit]

fronde f (plural frondes)

  1. sling, slingshot
  2. criticism, opposition
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Verb[edit]

fronde

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

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

fronde f

  1. plural form of fronda

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

frondē

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of frondeō

Noun[edit]

fronde

  1. ablative singular of frons

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin frons (leafy branch), frondis.

Noun[edit]

fronde f (plural frondes)

  1. (botany) frond