travailler

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French traveillier (to suffer), from Vulgar Latin *tripaliare, from tripalium. Compare Catalan treballar, Portuguese trabalhar and Spanish trabajar.

Pronunciation[edit]

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travailler

  1. to work
  2. to study

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Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

travailler

  1. Alternative form of traveillier.

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-aill, *-aills, *-aillt are modified to ail, auz, aut. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.