secourir

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

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French secourir, from an alteration of Old French sucurre, secorre (based on courir), from Latin succurrere, present active infinitive of succurrō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

secourir

  1. to succor; to help out

Conjugation[edit]

This verb is conjugated like other regular -ir verbs, except that in the conditional and future tenses an extra ‘r’ is added to the end of the stem and the past participle ends in -u. All verb ending in -courir are conjugated this way.

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From an alteration of Old French sucurre, secorre (based on courir), from Latin succurrere, present active infinitive of succurrō.

Verb[edit]

secourir

  1. to succor; to help out

Descendants[edit]