blêmir

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French blêmir, from Old French blemir, blesmir, from Frankish *blesmijan, *blasmijan ‎(to grow pale; make pale), from Proto-Germanic *blasaz ‎(shining, white, fair, pale), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰel- ‎(to shine, be white). Cognate with Old High German blas ‎(white; having a blaze) and English blaze.

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blêmir

  1. to whiten; to become pale; to blanch

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