adouber

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French adober, aduber, thought to be from Frankish *dubban, from the same Proto-Germanic root as English dub.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

adouber

  1. to dub (bestow the title of knight upon)
  2. to adjust a piece in a board game, such as chess or backgammon

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Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

adouber

  1. Alternative form of adober.

Conjugation[edit]

  • Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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