quatre

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French quatre.

Noun[edit]

quatre (plural quatres)

  1. (archaic) A card, die, or domino with four spots or pips.
    • 1813, John Mason Good, Olinthus Gregory, Newton Bosworth, Pantologia
      The first best throw upon the dice is esteemed aces, as it stops the six-point in the outer table, and secures the cinque in your own, whereby your adversary's two men upon your ace-point cannot get out with either quatre, cinque, or six.

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal, from Latin quattuor (four).

Numeral[edit]

Catalan cardinal numbers
3 4 5
    Cardinal : quatre
    Ordinal : quart
    Multiplier : quàdruple
Catalan Wikipedia article on quatre

quatre

  1. (cardinal) four

Derived terms[edit]

  • ser quatre gats = very few people
  • dir quatre coses = tell off

Noun[edit]

quatre m (plural quatres)

  1. four

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French quatre, qatre, catre, from Latin quattuor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /katʁ/ alone or preceding a vowel; /katʁə/ or more frequently /kat/ preceding a consonant.

Numeral[edit]

French cardinal numbers
3 4 5
    Cardinal : quatre
    Ordinal : quatrième
French Wikipedia article on quatre

quatre

  1. four

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

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  • Karipúna Creole French: kat
  • Louisiana Creole French: kat
  • Seychellois Creole: kat
  • Tayo: katr

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Guernésiais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quattuor.

Numeral[edit]

Guernésiais cardinal numbers
3 4 5
    Cardinal : quatre

quatre

  1. four

Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal, from Latin quattuor.

Pronunciation[edit]

Cardinal numeral[edit]

quatre

  1. four

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Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quattuor.

Numeral[edit]

quatre

  1. four

Descendants[edit]