frère

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French frere, from older fredre, fradre, from Latin frāter, frātrem, from Proto-Italic *frātēr, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (France, Canada) IPA(key): /fʁɛʁ/
  • (file)
  • (Louisiana) IPA(key): /fɾæ(ɾ)/
    Deux frères

Noun[edit]

frère m ‎(plural frères)

  1. brother (relation)
  2. brother (monk)

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French frere, from older fredre, fradre, from Latin frāter, frātrem, from Proto-Italic *frātēr, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr.

Noun[edit]

frère m ‎(plural frères)

  1. (Guernsey) brother