esmeraude

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *esmeralda, *esmaraldus, alteration of Latin smaragdus, from Ancient Greek σμάραγδος(smáragdos), of Semitic origin.

Noun[edit]

esmeraude f (oblique plural esmeraudes, nominative singular esmeraude, nominative plural esmeraudes)

  1. emerald (color)
  2. emerald (precious stone)

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