mourir

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French, from Old French morir, from Vulgar Latin *morīre < Latin morī, present active infinitive of morior, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mer-.

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mourir

  1. (intransitive) to die; to be dying
  2. (figuratively, with "de") to be dying
    Je meurs de faim - I'm dying of hunger

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French morir, from Latin morior

Verb[edit]

mourir

  1. (intransitive) to die; to be dying