cercle

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan cercle, from Vulgar Latin *circlus, from Latin circulus, from circus. Compare the borrowed or semi-learned doublets cèrcol, círcol (the latter being obsolete).

Noun[edit]

cercle m (plural cercles)

  1. circle

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French cercle, from Vulgar Latin *circlus, syncopated form of from Classical Latin circulus.

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Noun[edit]

cercle m (plural cercles)

  1. (geometry) circle
  2. group of people, circle

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Verb[edit]

cercle

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cercler
  2. third-person singular present indicative of cercler
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of cercler
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of cercler
  5. second-person singular imperative of cercler

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Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan cercle, from Vulgar Latin *circlus, from Latin circulus, from circus.

Noun[edit]

cercle m (plural cercles)

  1. circle

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *circlus, from Latin circulus, from circus.

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cercle m (oblique plural cercles, nominative singular cercles, nominative plural cercle)

  1. circle (shape)

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