pavé

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French pavé (pavement).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pavé (plural pavés)

  1. A paved surface, a pavement (now only in French contexts).
  2. A setting of gemstones such that no metal is visible, especially when the stones are set very close together.
  3. Any of various food items having a rectangular shape.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pavé m (plural pavés)

  1. cobblestone
  2. cobblestone street
  3. pavé (rectangular food)
  4. (colloquial) a thick book

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

pavé m (feminine pavée, masculine plural pavés, feminine plural pavées)

  1. past participle of paver

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French

Noun[edit]

pavé m (invariable)

  1. cobblestone
  2. cobblestone road

Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

pavé m (plural pavés)

  1. pavement

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