meuble

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin mōbilis (that which can be moved), used in juridical Latin to refer to movable possessions, the antonym being immōbilis (> French immeuble (furniture)), used to refer to immovable possessions. Doublet of mobile.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mœbl/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

meuble m (plural meubles)

  1. piece of furniture
  2. (heraldry) charge
  3. (law) piece of personal property

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Danish: møbel
  • German: Möbel
  • Norwegian Bokmål: møbel
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: møbel
  • Polish: mebel
  • Spanish: mueble
  • Swedish: möbel
  • Yiddish: מעבל(mebl)

Adjective[edit]

meuble (plural meubles)

  1. soft, pliable, malleable

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

meuble

  1. inflection of meubler:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further reading[edit]


Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mōbilis (movable).

Noun[edit]

meuble m (plural meubles)

  1. (Guernsey) piece of furniture