mengier

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Franco-Provençal[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin manducare, present active infinitive of manducō.

Verb[edit]

mengier

  1. to eat

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mengier

  1. food; nourishment

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin manducare, present active infinitive of manduco.

Verb[edit]

mengier

  1. to eat (consume food)

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -ier, with a palatal stem. These verbs are conjugated mostly like verbs in -er, but there is an extra i before the e of some endings. This verb has a stressed present stem menju distinct from the unstressed stem meng. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

Noun[edit]

mengier m ‎(oblique plural mengiers, nominative singular mengiers, nominative plural mengier)

  1. food; nourishment

Descendants[edit]