sauvage

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Vulgar Latin *salvāticus, from Latin silvāticus, from silva (forest).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sauvage (masculine and feminine, plural sauvages)

  1. wild, untamed

Adjective[edit]

sauvage m (feminine sauvage, masculine plural sauvages, feminine plural sauvages)

The feminine and masculine form is the same for adjectives and nouns whose singular form ends with an "e"

  1. Amerindian

Noun[edit]

sauvage m (plural sauvages, feminine sauvage)

See note under the corresponding adjective

  1. Amerindian

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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Vulgar Latin *salvāticus, from Latin silvāticus, from silva (forest).

Adjective[edit]

sauvage (epicene, plural sauvages)

  1. wild; untamed

Old French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sauvage m, f

  1. wild; untamed

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