rêver

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French resver, from Old French resver ‎(to consider, reflect, be delirious), of uncertain origin. The Trésor de la langue française informatisé links it back either to an unattested *esver ‎(to wander) or to Latin *reexvadō, from re- +‎ ex- +‎ evadō[1]. The Französisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch links it back to *reexvagus, hence the same as the second proposal by the Trésor de la langue française informatisé[2].

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rêver

  1. to dream

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References[edit]

  1. ^ rêver” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
  2. ^ (fr)(de) *reexvagus in Französisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch (Walther von Wartburg, 2002)

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