férir

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French, Old French ferir, from Latin ferīre (strike), present active infinitive of feriō.

Verb[edit]

férir (defective)

  1. (obsolete) to hit, to strike

Conjugation[edit]

This verb is defective and is virtually never conjugated in Modern French, except in a few set phrases or as a mark of extreme archaism. Most of its uses stem from variations on sans coup férir.

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