creme

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See also: Creme, crémé, cremé, crème, and Crème

English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

creme (comparative more creme, superlative most creme)

  1. Alternative spelling of crème

Noun[edit]

creme (countable and uncountable, plural cremes)

  1. Alternative spelling of crème

Verb[edit]

creme (third-person singular simple present cremes, present participle creming, simple past and past participle cremed)

  1. Alternative spelling of crème

Anagrams[edit]


Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French crème, a merger of Late Latin chrisma (ointment) (from Ancient Greek χρῖσμα (khrîsma, unguent)) and Late Latin crama (skim) (from Gaulish *crama).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

creme c (singular definite cremen, plural indefinite cremer)

  1. cream
  2. custard
  3. polish

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Faroese: krem

German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French crème.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kʁeːm], [kʁɛːm]
  • Hyphenation: creme
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

creme (not comparable)

  1. (color, indeclinable) cream
Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkʁeːmə]
  • Hyphenation: cre‧me

Verb[edit]

creme

  1. inflection of cremen:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative

Further reading[edit]

  • creme” in Duden online
  • creme” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkrɛ.me/
  • Rhymes: -ɛme
  • Hyphenation: crè‧me

Noun[edit]

creme f

  1. plural of crema

Anagrams[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French craime.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

creme (uncountable)

  1. cream
Descendants[edit]
References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

creme

  1. Alternative form of cromen

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

French crème, from Late Latin crāmum (skim), from Gaulish *crama.

Noun[edit]

creme m (plural cremes)

  1. (uncountable) milkfat, cream
  2. (uncountable) any substance of similar texture
  3. an amount or type of the substance
  4. cream (color)

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:creme.

Synonyms[edit]
  • (cream (milk product)): nata
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

creme

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of cremar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of cremar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of cremar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of cremar

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:cremar.

See also[edit]

Colors in Portuguese · cores (layout · text)
     branco      cinza,
cinzento
     preto
             vermelho,
encarnado; carmim
             laranja,
cor-de-laranja; castanho,
marrom
             amarelo; creme
             verde-limão              verde             
             ciano; azul-petróleo              azul céu,
azul-celeste
             azul
             violeta; índigo,
anil
             magenta; roxo              rosa,
cor-de-rosa

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

creme

  1. plural of cremă

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

creme

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of cremar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of cremar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of cremar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of cremar.