pendule

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

French

NounEdit

pendule (plural pendules)

  1. (obsolete) A pendulum.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Evelyn to this entry?)

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Middle French funependule, borrowed from Latin funependulus, from the ablative of funis + pendulus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pendule m (plural pendules)

  1. pendulum

pendule f (plural pendules)

  1. pendulum clock

ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

pendule f

  1. Feminine plural form of pendulo

LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

pendule

  1. vocative masculine singular of pendulus
Last modified on 29 March 2014, at 17:35