idée

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See also: idee, Idee, and ideé

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French idée (idea). Doublet of idea.

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Noun[edit]

idée (plural idées)

  1. Idea, occurring only in certain set phrases which are borrowings from French:

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin idea (a (Platonic) idea; archetype), from Ancient Greek ἰδέα (idéa, notion, pattern).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /i.de/
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Noun[edit]

idée f (plural idées)

  1. idea

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: idée
  • German: Idee
  • Norwegian Bokmål: idé
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: idé
  • Swedish: idé
  • Turkish: ide

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin idea (a (Platonic) idea; archetype), from Ancient Greek ἰδέα (idéa, notion, pattern), from εἴδω (eídō, I see).

Noun[edit]

idée f (plural idées)

  1. (Guernsey) idea