geindre

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French giembre, from Latin gemere, present active infinitive of gemō. Cognate with gémir.

Verb[edit]

geindre

  1. to moan, groan
Conjugation[edit]
  • This verb is conjugated like peindre. It uses the same endings as rendre or vendre, but its -nd- becomes -gn- before a vowel, and its past participle ends in ‘t’ instead of a vowel.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin iunior, iuniorem.

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Noun[edit]

geindre m (plural geindres)

  1. (obsolete) A worker who kneads dough in a bakery.

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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French giembre, from Latin gemō, gemere.

Verb[edit]

geindre

  1. to moan