soleil

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See also: Soleil

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French soleil, from Old French soleil, from Vulgar Latin *soliclus (see for cognates) < *soliculus, from Latin sōl, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sɔ.lɛj/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛj

Noun[edit]

soleil m (plural soleils)

  1. sun (star)

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Louisiana Creole French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French soleil (sun).

Noun[edit]

soleil

  1. sun

References[edit]

  • Alcée Fortier, Louisiana Folktales

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French soleil.

Noun[edit]

soleil m (plural soleils)

  1. sun (star)

Descendants[edit]

  • French: soleil

Old French[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *soliclus (see for cognates) < *soliculus, from Latin sōl, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥. Compare Old Occitan solelh.

Noun[edit]

soleil m (oblique plural soleuz or soleilz, nominative singular soleuz or soleilz, nominative plural soleil)

  1. sun (star)

Descendants[edit]