élève

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See also: eleve, elevé, and élevé

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Deverbal from élever (to raise, bring up, elevate).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /e.lɛv/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

élève m or f by sense (plural élèves)

  1. (masculine, referring to a boy) schoolboy, pupil, student
  2. (masculine, referring to a child of unspecified sex) schoolchild, pupil, student
  3. (feminine) schoolgirl, pupil, student

Descendants[edit]

  • Czech: elév
  • Danish: elev
  • Norwegian Bokmål: elev
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: elev
  • Polish: elew
  • Romanian: elev
  • Slovak: elév
  • Swedish: elev

See also[edit]

Verb[edit]

élève

  1. inflection of élever:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

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