gerbe

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Late 16th century, from French gerbe, from Frankish garba or garbe.

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gerbe (plural gerbes)

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  1. (now obsolete) A (wheat) sheaf
  2. Something resembling a (wheat) sheaf in appearance
  3. (mathematics) an abstract construction in homological algebra and geometry providing a certain type of generalisation for a sheaf
  4. (pyrotechnics) A kind of ornamental firework.
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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Frankish *garba.

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Noun[edit]

gerbe f (plural gerbes)

  1. sheaf (of wheat); spray (of flowers)
  2. collection
  3. (heraldry) garb

Verb[edit]

gerbe

  1. first-person singular present indicative of gerber
  2. third-person singular present indicative of gerber
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of gerber
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of gerber
  5. second-person singular imperative of gerber

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German[edit]

Verb[edit]

gerbe

  1. First-person singular present of gerben.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of gerben.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of gerben.
  4. Imperative singular of gerben.