peindre

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French peindre, from Latin pingere, present active infinitive of pingō (I paint).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

peindre

  1. (transitive) to paint.

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Conjugation[edit]

  • This verb is conjugated like plaindre. 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.

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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French peindre, from Latin pingō, pingere (decorate, embellish; paint, tint, colour).

Verb[edit]

peindre (gerund peindréthie)

  1. to paint

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pingere, present active infinitive of pingō (I paint).

Verb[edit]

peindre

  1. to paint (cover with paint; especially in a decorative or artistic way)

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. This verb ends in a palatal stem, so there is an extra i before the e of some endings. This verb has irregularities in its conjugation. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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