nature morte

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French nature morte, literally "dead nature".

Noun[edit]

nature morte (plural natures mortes)

  1. An image depicting inanimate objects; a still life.

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French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Literally, “dead nature”.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nature morte f (plural natures mortes)

  1. still life (work of art)
    • 2007, Nathalia Brodskaïa, Le Post-Impressionnisme, Parkstone (publ.), page 44.
      Paul exposa des toiles propres aux genres qu'il affectionnait tout particulièrement à cette période : des paysages, des portraits, des natures mortes et des baigneurs.
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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

nature morte f

  1. plural of natura morta