perruque

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See also: pèrruque

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perruque (plural perruques)

  1. Alternative form of peruke

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Etymology[edit]

Probably from Italian (western Lombard dialect) perrucca, parrucca. Compare the phonetic changes of intervocalic -L- into -R- of Italian parlare and Sicilian parrari.

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  • IPA(key): /pɛ.ʁyk/, /pe.ʁyk/
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Noun[edit]

perruque f (plural perruques)

  1. wig
  2. (historical) wig, periwig, peruke

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