boue

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Gaulish *bawa[1].

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boue f (plural boues)

  1. mud; dirt

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ von Wartburg, Walther (1928-2002), “*bawa”, in Französisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume 10, page 302

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Particularly: “same as above?”

Noun[edit]

boue f (uncountable)

  1. (Jersey) rock