emprunter

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French emprunter, from Old French emprunter, from Medieval Latin imprūntāre, from Vulgar Latin *imprūmūtāre, modified from early Medieval Latin imprōmūtuāre.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɑ̃.pʁœ̃.te/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

emprunter

  1. to borrow (~ à (from))
    Antonym: prêter
    J'ai emprunté un livre à la bibliothèque.I borrowed a book from the library.
  2. to take, to follow
    emprunter un cheminfollow a path

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French emprunter.

Verb[edit]

emprunter

  1. to borrow

Conjugation[edit]

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

Descendants[edit]

  • French: emprunter

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French emprunter, from Vulgar Latin *imprūmūtāre.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

emprunter

  1. (Jersey) to borrow

Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin imprūntāre, from Vulgar Latin *imprūmūtāre.

Verb[edit]

emprunter

  1. to borrow

Descendants[edit]