blé

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See also: ble and BLE

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French blé, from Old French blet (cereal, grain) (compare Medieval Latin blādum), from Frankish *blād (field produce), from Proto-Germanic *blēdaz, *blēdō (flower, leaf), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰleh₃- (to bloom, flower). Compare Catalan blat, compare also English blade.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ble/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

blé m (plural blés)

  1. wheat, corn
  2. (slang) dough, cash

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Louisiana Creole French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French bleu (blue).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

blé

  1. blue color.

Noun[edit]

blé

  1. blue (color).

See also[edit]

Colors in Louisiana Creole French · koulær-yé (layout · text)
     blan      gri      nwa, nwar
             rouj              zoranj; brun, maron              jonn, jònn
                          , vèr, vær, væt              fonsé
             sèrsèl                           blé, ble
             vyolé, vyolèt              lila              ròz, roz

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin bladum.

Noun[edit]

blé m (oblique plural blez, nominative singular blez, nominative plural blé)

  1. wheat, corn