CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic عَنْبَر(ʿanbar, ambergris).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ambre m (plural ambres)

  1. amber (semiprecious stone)
  2. amber (yellow-orange color)

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AdjectiveEdit

ambre (indeclinable)

  1. amber
    L'ampolla ambre va reflectir la brillantor dels llums.
    The amber bottle reflected the brilliance of the lights.
    Synonym: ambrat

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FrenchEdit

 
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ambre

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French ambre, from Arabic عَنْبَر(ʿanbar, ambergris), from Middle Persian ʾmbl (ambar, ambergris).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ambre m (plural ambres)

  1. amber (fossil resin)

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FriulianEdit

NounEdit

ambre f (plural ambris)

  1. amber (fossil resin)

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

ambre f pl

  1. plural of ambra

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LadinoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish fambre, famne (compare Spanish hambre), from Vulgar Latin *fam(i)ne(m), from Latin famēs, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰH- (to disappear).

NounEdit

ambre f (Latin spelling)

  1. hunger
    Synonym: fambre

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English amber (a bucket), probably from Latin amphora. Cognate with Dutch emmer (a bucket), Low German Ammel (a bucket), Middle High German eim(b)er (a bucket), German Eimer (a bucket), Luxembourgish Eemer (a bucket), Norwegian ambar (a bucket), Swedish ämbar (a bucket), West Frisian amer (a bucket).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ambre (plural ambres)

  1. A bucket; a measure.

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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic عَنْبَر(ʿanbar, ambergris), from Middle Persian ʾmbl (ambar, ambergris).

NounEdit

ambre m (plural ambres)

  1. amber (fossil resin)
    • 1605, Pietro Andrea Mattioli, Les commentaires, svr les six livres de Pedacius Dioscoride de la matière médecinale page 68
      les Indiens estiment plus l'ambre que l'encens.
      Indians value amber more highly than incense.