vert

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English[edit]

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vert

  1. vertebrate
  2. vertical

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Old French vert, from Latin viridis.

Noun[edit]

vert (plural verts)

  1. (heraldry) A green colour, now only in heraldry; represented in engraving by diagonal parallel lines 45 degrees counter-clockwise.
  2. (archaic) Green undergrowth or other vegetation growing in a forest, as a potential cover for deer.
  3. (archaic) The right to fell trees or cut shrubs in a forest.
    • 1819: “I understand thee,” said the King, “and the Holy Clerk shall have a grant of vert and venison in my woods of Warncliffe.” — Walter Scott, Ivanhoe
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Adjective[edit]

vert (comparative more vert, superlative most vert)

  1. (heraldry) In blazon, of the colour green.

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Etymology 2[edit]

Abbreviation of vertical.

Noun[edit]

vert (plural verts)

  1. (colloquial) In sport, a type of bicycle stunt competition.
  2. A vertical surface used by skateboarders or skiers.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin viridis.

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Noun[edit]

vert m (plural verts)

  1. green

Adjective[edit]

vert m (feminine verte, masculine plural verts, feminine plural vertes)

  1. green

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Friulian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin viridis.

Adjective[edit]

vert

  1. green

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Hungarian[edit]

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Verb[edit]

vert

  1. past participle of ver

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Middle Low German wert.

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Noun[edit]

vert m (definite singular verten, indefinite plural verter, definite plural vertene)

  1. a host

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Middle Low German wert.

Noun[edit]

vert m (definite singular verten, indefinite plural vertar, definite plural vertane)

  1. host

Verb[edit]

vert

  1. present tense of verta/verte

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin viridis.

Noun[edit]

vert m (oblique plural verz or vertz, nominative singular verz or vertz, nominative plural vert)

  1. green

Adjective[edit]

vert m, f

  1. green, of a green color

Walloon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French vert, from Latin viridis.

Adjective[edit]

vert

  1. green