poutre

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See also: poutré

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French poutre, probably from apocope of an earlier *poutrelle, from a Vulgar Latin *pultrella < pulitrella from the feminine of Latin pulliter, pullitrum, ultimately from pullus (colt, youngling).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /putʁ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

poutre f (plural poutres)

  1. beam, girder

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from apocope of an earlier *poutrelle, from a Vulgar Latin *pultrella < pulitrella from the feminine of Latin pulliter, pullitrum, ultimately from pullus (colt, youngling).

Noun[edit]

poutre m (oblique plural poutres, nominative singular poutres, nominative plural poutre)

  1. beam, girder

Descendants[edit]

  • French: poutre