aujourd'hui

FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • au jour de hui, aujour-d’hui, au-jour-d’hui (in varying degrees of obsolence; similar to the spelling to-day in English)
  • Also frequently misspelt *ajourd’hui, *ajour-d’hui, etc.

EtymologyEdit

au +‎ jour +‎ de +‎ hui, literally “on the day of today”; since hui comes from Latin hodie, the phrase literally means "on the day of this day".

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [o.ʒuʁ.dɥi], [o.ʒɔʁ.dɥi]

AdverbEdit

aujourd'hui

  1. today

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

aujourd'hui m (invariable)

  1. today

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 14:15