écrire

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Bourguignon[edit]

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From Old French escrivre, from Latin scribere, present active infinitive of scrībō.

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écrire

  1. to write
    Ai m'aivoot écrivu eine lôgne lôttre por me dire qu'ai veuloot reveni ài Dijon.
    He had written a long letter to me to tell me that he wanted to come back to Dijon.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French escrire, from Old French escrire, escrivre (to write), from Latin scrībere (to write), present active infinitive of scrībō, from Proto-Italic *skreiβō, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kreybʰ-.

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  • IPA(key): /e.kʁiʁ/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

écrire

  1. to write
    Synonyms: composer, correspondre, griffonner, rédiger
    • 2018, Zaz, J'aime, j'aime
      Qu'est-ce que t'aimes? Qu'est-ce que t'aimes ? Sourire un peu bêtement, en silence écrire une lettre.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
    écrire des lettres à ses amisto write letters to his/her friends

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French escrire, escrivre (to write), from Latin scrībō, scrībere (write).

Verb[edit]

écrire

  1. (Guernsey) to write