bûche

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French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • buche (1990 reform spelling)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bōkijǭ (compare Dutch beuk, German Buche, Danish bøg), from Proto-Germanic *bōks ‎(beech; book), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂ǵos ‎(beech tree), same source as Latin fāgus ‎(beech), Russian бузина ‎(buziná, elder), Ancient Greek φηγός ‎(phēgós, oak).

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Noun[edit]

bûche f ‎(plural bûches)

  1. log

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