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cuire

See also: cuiré

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Vulgar Latin cocere, from Latin coquere, present active infinitive of coquō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pekʷ- (to cook, become ripe).

VerbEdit

cuire

  1. (intransitive) to cook
    Le repas cuit.
    The meal is cooking
    Je fais cuire le repas.
    I'm cooking the meal. OR I cook the meal.
Usage notesEdit

Cuire is also a transitive verb but instead of the transitive verb meaning "to cook" one often uses faire cuire.

ConjugationEdit
  • Cuire is often conjugated as cuirent in the third-person plural of the past historic.

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See cuirer.

VerbEdit

cuire

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

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GuernésiaisEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin cocō, cocere, from Latin coquō, coquere

VerbEdit

cuire

  1. to cook

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish cuire (troop, host, company; muster).

NounEdit

cuire m (genitive cuire, nominative plural cuirí)

  1. band, troop

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cuire chuire gcuire
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Middle FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

cuire

  1. Alternative form of cuyre.

Old FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Vulgar Latin cocere, from Latin coquere, present active infinitive of coquō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pekʷ- (to cook, become ripe).

VerbEdit

cuire

  1. to cook

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. This verb ends in a palatal stem, so there is an extra i before the e of some endings. This verb has irregularities in its conjugation. 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 152