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)
  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)
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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]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French cuer, itself from Latin cor.

Noun[edit]

cœur m (plural cœurs)

  1. heart