pavé

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See also: pave and påve

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French pavé ‎(pavement).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pavé ‎(plural pavés)

  1. A paved surface, a pavement (now only in French contexts).
  2. A setting of gemstones such that no metal is visible, especially when the stones are set very close together.
  3. Any of various food items having a rectangular shape.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pavé m ‎(plural pavés)

  1. cobblestone
  2. cobblestone street
  3. (geometry) parallelepiped
  4. pavé (rectangular food)
  5. (colloquial) a thick book

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Verb[edit]

pavé m ‎(feminine singular pavée, masculine plural pavés, feminine plural pavées)

  1. past participle of paver

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French

Noun[edit]

pavé m ‎(invariable)

  1. cobblestone
  2. cobblestone road

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

pavé m ‎(plural pavés)

  1. (Jersey) pavement

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