douloir

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French doloir, inherited from Latin dolēre, present active infinitive of doleō.

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Verb[edit]

douloir

  1. (obsolete, reflexive) to suffer
    Et je me deux d'être tout seul
    And I suffer for I'm alone (Guillaume Apollinaire)
    Quand je me deux
    When I suffer (Valérie Rouzeau)

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Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

douloir

  1. alternative infinitive of doloir

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. This verb has a distinct stressed present stem, as well as other irregularities. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.