tuer

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *tutāre, from Latin tūtārī, present active infinitive of tūtor (protect, guard, defend), later taking on the meaning of "extinguish, kill" in Vulgar Latin. Compare Occitan tuar, Italian attutare, stutare.

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Verb[edit]

tuer

  1. (transitive) to kill
    Fumer tue
    Smoking kills

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Gallo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *tutāre, from Latin tūtārī, present active infinitive of tūtor (protect, guard, defend).

Verb[edit]

tuer

  1. to turn off (the light)

Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

tuer (gerund tueûthie)

  1. to kill

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *tutāre, from Latin tūtārī, present active infinitive of tūtor (protect, guard, defend).

Verb[edit]

tuer

  1. to kill

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