créole

See also: creole and Creole

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EtymologyEdit

An adaptation of the Castilian Spanish criollo (homey, local yokel), from Portuguese crioulo, diminutive of cria (person raised in one’s house, servant), from Portuguese criar (to rear, to bring up), from Latin creo (to create)

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NounEdit

créole m, f (plural créoles)

  1. Creole

NounEdit

créole m (plural créoles)

  1. (linguistics) creole language

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Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 16:47