libelle

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See also: Libelle and libellé

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French libelle.

Noun[edit]

libelle (plural libelles)

  1. (chiefly historical) A pamphlet or book that slanders a public political figure.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin libellus, diminutive of liber (book).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

libelle m (plural libelles)

  1. libel
  2. libelle

Verb[edit]

libelle

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

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

libelle m

  1. vocative singular of libellus