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EtymologyEdit

From Old French, borrowed from Latin bālaena, from Ancient Greek φάλαινα (phálaina).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

baleine f (plural baleines)

  1. whale (mammal)
  2. whalebone
  3. (informal, offensive) landwhale

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

baleine

  1. inflection of baleiner:
    1. first- and third-person singular present indicative and subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin bālaena, from Ancient Greek φάλαινα (phálaina)

NounEdit

baleine f (oblique plural baleines, nominative singular baleine, nominative plural baleines)

  1. whale (mammal)

DescendantsEdit