deboissier

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

des- +‎ bois (wood) +‎ -ier.

VerbEdit

deboissier

  1. to sculpt

Usage notesEdit

  • In some contexts, the precise meaning is sometimes uncertain, and may refer to other skilled actions (to carve, to engrave, etc.)[1]

ConjugationEdit

  • This verb conjugates the same as other verbs ending -er. However, the 'i' is dropped for most of the conjugated forms. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (in French)
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