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Alternative forms[edit]


  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃœ/
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Etymology 1[edit]

From an Old Northern French [Term?] variant of Old French cuer, coer, from Latin cor, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱḗr.


tchoeu m (plural tchoeux or tchoeurs)

  1. (Jersey, anatomy, card games) heart
    Alleunme touos nos tchoeux!Light up all of our hearts!
  2. (Jersey) courage
  3. (Jersey) sweetheart, darling
Derived terms[edit]
Suits in Norman · couleurs (layout · text)
SuitHearts.svg SuitDiamonds.svg SuitSpades.svg SuitClubs.svg
tchoeu carreau picl'ye trêfl'ye

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old French quer, from Latin chorus, from Ancient Greek χορός (khorós, company of dancers or singers).


tchoeu m (plural tchoeurs)

  1. (Jersey, music) choir, chorus