picque

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: picqué

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

picque

  1. inflection of picquer:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

Middle French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French piquer (to prick), from Vulgar Latin *piccare (to pierce), from *piccus (peak, sharp point).

Noun[edit]

picque f (plural picques)

  1. pick (tool)
  2. lance (long, thin weapon)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • French: pique
  • Dutch: pijk, piek, pike
  • English: pique
  • Portuguese: pique
  • Spanish: pique