boire

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French boire, from Old French boivre, beivre, from Latin bibere, present active infinitive of bibō, from Proto-Italic *pibō, from Proto-Indo-European *píph₃eti.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bwaʁ/
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  • Rhymes: -waʁ

Verb[edit]

boire

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to drink
    • 2018, Zaz, On s'en remet jamais
      Je rêve de boire à tes mots
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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Descendants[edit]

  • Saint Dominican Creole French: boir
    • Haitian Creole: bwè

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French boivre, beivre, from Latin bibō, bibere.

Verb[edit]

boire

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to drink

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]