clair

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See also: Clair, clàir, and cláir

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French cler, from Old French cler, from Latin clārus, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *kelh₁- ‎(to call”, “to shout).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

clair m ‎(feminine singular claire, masculine plural clairs, feminine plural claires)

  1. clear (see-through)
  2. clear (understandable)
  3. (of a color) light (having a light shade, not dark)
    bleu clair‎ ― light blue

Noun[edit]

  1. Light
    Au clair de la lune, mon ami Pierrot, Donnez-moi une plume pour écrire un mot...

Adverb[edit]

  1. Clearly
    Il voit clair.

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Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French cler, from Latin clārus.

Adjective[edit]

clair ‎(comparative clairer, superlative clairest)

  1. Clear.