voleur

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

voler (to steal) +‎ -eur

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vɔ.lœʁ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

voleur m (plural voleurs, feminine voleuse)

  1. robber, thief
  2. flier (one who flies)

Adjective[edit]

voleur (feminine singular voleuse, masculine plural voleurs, feminine plural voleuses)

  1. thieving, thievish

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Further reading[edit]


Walloon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French voloir, from Vulgar Latin *volēre, present active infinitive of *voleō, from Classical Latin volō, velle, from Proto-Italic *welō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *welh₁-.

Verb[edit]

voleur

  1. to want