Last modified on 30 July 2014, at 14:24


Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit


apareil +‎ -ier, whence also English apparel and Modern French appareil.



  1. to arm or tool oneself
  2. to tool; to equip

Related termsEdit


This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -ier, with a palatal stem. These verbs are conjugated mostly like verbs in -er, but there is an extra i before the e of some endings. The forms that would normally end in *-eill, *-eills, *-eillt are modified to eil, euz, eut. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.