allée

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See also: allee and Allee

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French allée. Doublet of alley.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

allée (plural allées)

  1. An alley in a formal garden or park, bordered by trees or bushes.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French aler, aller.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.le/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

allée f (plural allées)

  1. path, lane, allée
  2. hallway (leading from the entrance of a house)
  3. aisle (between rows of seats)
  4. driveway
  5. bowling lane
  6. action of going (used nowadays only in the expression allées et venues: the repeated action of going and returning)

Descendants[edit]

  • Danish: allé
  • German: Allee
  • English: allée
  • Norwegian Bokmål: allé
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: allé

Verb[edit]

allée

  1. feminine singular of the past participle of aller

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

allée f (plural allées)

  1. (Jersey) hall