perruque

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See also: pèrruque

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

perruque (plural perruques)

  1. Alternative form of peruke

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from western Lombard dialect perrucca, parrucca.
(Only Ligurian and the western Lombard dialect transform intervocalic -L- into -R-)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɛ.ʁyk/, /pe.ʁyk/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

perruque f (plural perruques)

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

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