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AdjectiveEdit

alabastre (not comparable)

  1. Obsolete form of alabaster.

NounEdit

alabastre (usually uncountable, plural alabastres)

  1. Obsolete form of alabaster.

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EtymologyEdit

Probably a borrowing from Latin alabastrum, from Ancient Greek ἀλάβαστρος (alábastros).

NounEdit

alabastre m (plural alabastres)

  1. alabaster

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin alabastrum, from Ancient Greek ἀλάβαστρος (alábastros). This form was probably taken as a semi-learned term. Cf. also the variant aubastre, which may represent a more popular form.

NounEdit

alabastre m (oblique plural alabastres, nominative singular alabastres, nominative plural alabastre)

  1. alabaster

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