mireor

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Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

mirer +‎ -eor.

Noun[edit]

mireor m (oblique plural mireors, nominative singular mireors, nominative plural mireor)

  1. mirror
    • circa 1176, Chrétien de Troyes, Cligès:
      et par ce mireor trespasse [] le san don li cuers est espris
      And through this mirror travels [] the feeling which seizes the heart
  2. (figuratively) a typical example
    • Le vray miroer de la beauté humain
      The true reflection of human beauty

Descendants[edit]