ouaille

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French oeille, from Vulgar Latin *ovicla, from Latin ovicula, diminutive of ovis (sheep), from Proto-Italic *owis, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ówis.

Noun[edit]

ouaille f (plural ouailles)

  1. ewe
  2. (in the plural) flock (of sheep, or the people looked after by a Christian pastor)

Etymology 2[edit]

See ouais.

Adverb[edit]

ouaille

  1. (informal) yeah, yep, yup

Interjection[edit]

ouaille

  1. (informal) yeah, yep, yup
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