relique

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

relique (plural reliques)

  1. Alternative form of relic.

ReferencesEdit

  • relique” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin reliquiae (relics).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

relique f (plural reliques)

  1. relic (religious)
  2. remnant

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

relique f (oblique plural reliques, nominative singular relique, nominative plural reliques)

  1. relic (religious)
Last modified on 10 March 2013, at 22:44