chenu

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French chenu, inherited from Late Latin cānūtus, from Latin cānus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

chenu (feminine singular chenue, masculine plural chenus, feminine plural chenues)

  1. hoary, snow-capped
  2. grey-haired, grey-headed
  3. elderly

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin cānūtus, from Latin cānus.

Adjective[edit]

chenu m (oblique and nominative feminine singular chenue)

  1. old; aged

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

chenu m (oblique plural chenus, nominative singular chenus, nominative plural chenu)

  1. old person

Declension[edit]

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Swahili[edit]

Adjective[edit]

chenu

  1. Ki class inflected form of -enu.