pourpre

See also: pourpé

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EtymologyEdit

Ancient Greek πορφύρα (porphúra) via Latin purpura

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pourpre m (plural pourpres)

  1. burgundy (purple color)
  2. rich, purple fabric
  3. (by extension, obsolete) power, authority

Derived termsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

pourpre (invariable)

  1. burgundy in color

JèrriaisEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin purpura, from Ancient Greek πορφύρα (porphúra).

AdjectiveEdit

pourpre (epicene, plural pourpres)

  1. purple
Last modified on 29 March 2014, at 19:21