pavé

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See also: pave, påve, and pavê

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French pavé (pavement).

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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.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pa.ve/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

pavé m (plural pavés)

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

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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]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

pavé m (plural pavés)

  1. (Jersey) pavement

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