orfèvre

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, from or (gold) + fèvre, from Latin faber, as a replacement for Latin aurifex, which was preserved in some other Romance languages.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɔʁ.fɛvʁ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

orfèvre m (plural orfèvres)

  1. goldsmith, silversmith

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