resjoir

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Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

re- +‎ esjoir.

Verb[edit]

resjoir

  1. (reflexive, se resjoïr) to take pleasure (from)
    • circa 1170, Christian of Troyes, Yvain ou le Chevalier au Lion:
      De lor joie me resjoï[.]
      From their joy, I took great comfort

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a third-group or second-group verb (ending in -ir, without or with an -iss- infix). This verb has irregularities in its conjugation. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.