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cheoir

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old French cheoir, from Vulgar Latin *cadēre, from Latin cadere, present active infinitive of cadō.

VerbEdit

cheoir

  1. to fall

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit


Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *cadēre, from Latin cadere, present active infinitive of cadō.

VerbEdit

cheoir

  1. to fall
  2. (impersonal) to happen

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. This verb has a stressed present stem chié distinct from the unstressed stem che, as well as other irregularities. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • “Appendix E: Irregular Verbs” in E. Einhorn (1974), Old French: A Concise Handbook, Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, ISBN 0-521-09838-6, page 151