figue

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French figue, borrowed from Old Provençal figa, from Vulgar Latin *fīca, from Latin ficus. Replaced the inherited Old French fie from the same Latin root.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

figue f (plural figues)

  1. fig (fruit)

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Provençal figa, from Vulgar Latin *fīca, from Latin fīcus. Replaced the inherited doublet fie.

Noun[edit]

figue f (oblique plural figues, nominative singular figue, nominative plural figues)

  1. fig (fruit)

Descendants[edit]