thé

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See also: the, thè, thế, thể, the-, and þe

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Min Nan ().

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /te/
  • (file)
  • Homophones: T, tes

Noun[edit]

thé m (plural thés)

  1. tea (especially made from leaves of the tea plant)

Usage notes[edit]

In the strict sense thé only applies to tea made from leaves of the tea plant such as green tea or black tea; for any other type of herbal tea tisane or infusion are more commonly used.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Haitian Creole: te
  • Louisiana Creole French: thé
  • Greek: τέϊον (téïon) (with neuter suffix -ion)
  • → Italian:
  • Norman: thée
  • Occitan:
  • → Old Armenian: թէյ (tʿēy) (post-classical)
  • Romansch: te, ,
  • Tiri: tee
  • Walloon:

Further reading[edit]


Irish[edit]

Verb[edit]

thé

  1. Lenited form of .

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
thé dté
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

thé

  1. Lenited form of .