ruelle

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French ruelle.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ruelle (plural ruelles)

  1. (archaic) The space between the bed and the wall.
  2. (archaic or historical) A chamber, especially as formerly used in France to hold a reception or a literary gathering.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

rue +‎ -elle

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ruelle f (plural ruelles)

  1. lane, alley
  2. ruelle (archaic), space between bed and wall
  3. (historical) ruelle (room used to hold literary gatherings)

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