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Old French[edit]


Latin paralysis, from Ancient Greek παράλυσις (parálusis, palsy), from παραλύειν (paralúein, to disable on one side), from παρά (pará, beside) + λύειν (lúein, loosen).


paralisie f (oblique plural paralisies, nominative singular paralisie, nominative plural paralisies)

  1. paralysis
    Un mal sudain e laid de grant baillie Ke nomé est paralisie
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