humilier

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin humiliō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

humilier

  1. to humiliate

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

humilier

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of humiliō

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French, from Latin humiliō.

Verb[edit]

humilier

  1. (reflexive, s'humilier) to prostrate oneself; to bow
    • 15th century (date of publication), Rustichello da Pisa (original author), Mazarine Master (scribe), The Travels of Marco Polo, page 10, line 4:
      Il s'agenouillerent devant lui et se humilierent

Conjugation[edit]

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.