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cambre

See also: cambré

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

cambre (plural cambres)

  1. Obsolete form of camber.
    • 1858, Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine, page #613:
      To the southward of this is another entrance which opens into a port or cambre for boats and lumps, and then into a smaller basin‐de‐flot for the smaller steamers, and for the loading of lighters with provisions, &c.

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

cambre

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cambrer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of cambrer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of cambrer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of cambrer
  5. second-person singular imperative of cambrer

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

cambre f

  1. plural form of cambra

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin camera.

NounEdit

cambre f (oblique plural cambres, nominative singular cambre, nominative plural cambres)

  1. Alternative form of chambre