malade

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Adjective[edit]

malade (masculine and feminine, plural malades)

  1. ill, unwell, sick
    Elle est si malade qu’elle ne peut pas venir.
    She is so ill that she cannot come.
  2. (informal) Mentally disturbed; crazy; nuts; mental.

Noun[edit]

malade m, f (plural malades)

  1. An ill or sick person; a patient.
  2. (informal) Somebody who is crazy; a nutcase.
    • 1996, Chrystine Brouillet, C'est pour mieux t'aimer, mon enfant, ISBN 2-89021-276-9, page 53:
      "Ciboire! Il a joui en l'étranglant! C'est un hostie de malade!." — What the hell! He came while strangling him. He's a damn nutcase!

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French malade

Adjective[edit]

malade

  1. ill, unwell, sick

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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French malade, from Latin male habitus (ill-kept, not in good condition).

Adjective[edit]

malade (epicene, plural malades)

  1. ill

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Old French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

malade m, f

  1. ill, unwell, sick

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