flûte

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See also: flute and flûté

French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • flute (1990 spelling reform)

Etymology[edit]

From Old French fleüte, from Old Occitan flaut

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /flyt/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

flûte f (plural flûtes)

  1. (music) flute (musical instrument)

Derived terms[edit]

Interjection[edit]

flûte

  1. blow!, drat! (mildly impolite interjection)
    Synonym: zut

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French flûte, from Old French fleüte, from Old Occitan flaut. Doublet of flauto.

Noun[edit]

flûte m or f (plural flûte)[2]

  1. flute (type of glass)
Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Treccani, editor (accessed 12 January 2019), “flûte [flute]”, in vocabolario on line [Vocabulary on-line] (in Italian), Treccani, archived from the original on 2 September 2015
  2. ^ D'Achille, Paolo (19 October 2015), “Beviamo lo spumante nel flûte o nella flûte [We drink in the flute (masculine) or in the flute (feminine)?]”, in Accademia della Crusca, editor, Consulenza linguistica [Linguistic consultancy] (in Italian), Accademia della Crusca, published 2015, archived from the original on 29 January 2018, retrieved 12 January 2019