uevre

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Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin opera, originally the plural of opus (work, piece of work).

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Noun[edit]

uevre f (oblique plural uevres, nominative singular uevre, nominative plural uevres)

  1. a work (piece of work)
    circa 1170, Chrétien de Troyes, Érec et Énide:
    [L]'uevre an fu et riche et bele.
    the work was rich and beautiful

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