autel

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French autel, from a change of suffix from earlier alter, a borrowing from Latin altāre (mostly attested in the plural form altāria).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

autel m (plural autels)

  1. altar (in a church)

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French autel, a borrowing from Latin altāre.

Noun[edit]

autel m (plural autels)

  1. (Jersey, religion) altar

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From a change of suffix from older alter, a borrowing from Latin altāre.

Noun[edit]

autel m (oblique plural auteaus or auteax or autiaus or autiax or autels, nominative singular auteaus or auteax or autiaus or autiax or autels, nominative plural autel)

  1. altar
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Etymology 2[edit]

au +‎ tel?

Adjective[edit]

autel m (oblique and nominative feminine singular autele)

  1. similar