juif

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French juif, backformation from Old French juive, juiue, feminine of juiu, from Latin iūdaeus, from Ancient Greek Ἰουδαῖος (Ioudaîos), from Hebrew יהודי(yəhūḏī).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʒɥif/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

juif (feminine singular juive, masculine plural juifs, feminine plural juives)

  1. Jewish
  2. (Louisiana, Cajun) stingy

Noun[edit]

juif m (plural juifs, feminine juive)

  1. Jew (follower of Judaism)

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