cœur

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See also: Cœur and coeur

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French coeur, cœur, from Old French cuer, coer, quer, from Latin cor, from Proto-Italic *kord, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ḱḗr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cœur m (plural cœurs)

  1. (anatomy) heart
  2. (geometry) heart, heart shape
  3. heart (love)
    • 2018, Zaz, Nos vies
      Dans le cœur, un amour qui fait qu'on se retrouve.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  4. (card games) hearts (the suit)
  5. (physics) the core of a nuclear reactor

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Descendants[edit]

  • Haitian Creole: ,
  • Polish: kier

See also[edit]

Suits in French · couleurs (layout · text)
Suit Hearts (open clipart).svg SuitDiamonds.svg SuitSpades.svg SuitClubs.svg
cœur carreau pique trèfle
  • Vietnamese:

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Lombard[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

  • coeur, cœr (Western orthographies)
  • cör (Eastern and Ticinese orthographies)
  • còr (Novarese, Ticinese, Bregajòt and Poscjavin)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cor, from Proto-Italic *kord, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ḱḗr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kør/, [køːɾ] (Western and Eastern)
  • IPA(key): /kɔr/, [kɔːɾ] (Novarese, Ticinese, Bregajòt and Poscjavin)

Noun[edit]

cœur m (plural cœur)

  1. (anatomy) heart
  2. (geometry) heart, heart shape
  3. heart (love)
  4. (card games) hearts (the suit)
  5. (physics) the core of a nuclear reactor

Middle French[edit]

Noun[edit]

cœur m (plural cœurs)

  1. Alternative form of coeur

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French cuer, itself from Latin cor.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cœur m (plural cœurs)

  1. heart