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EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

barbo (beard) +‎ -e (adverb)

AdverbEdit

barbe

  1. in the manner of beards, beardically

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FrenchEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /baʁb/
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Etymology 1Edit

From Middle French barbe, from Old French barbe, from Latin barba, from earlier *farba, from Proto-Italic *farβā, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰardʰeh₂ (beard).

NounEdit

barbe f (plural barbes)

 
1. la barbe de trois jours, 2. la moustache, 3. la barbiche, 4. le bouc, 5. les rouflaquettes ou favoris, 6. à la Souvarov, 7. à l'impériale, 8. barbe complète.
  1. beard
    Je regardais hier le buste d'un philanthrope ; c'était une tête à moitié chauve, une barbe en pointe, et l'air d'un sous-chef à son bureau.
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    (Alain, Propos, 1910)
  2. longer hair growing on the chin or face of some animals
    La barbe d'une chèvre, d'un bouc.
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  3. barbel, whisker-like sensory organs, located around the mouth of certain fish, including catfish, carp, goatfish, sturgeon.
    les barbes du brochet.
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  4. (feather) barb
    Le duvet est constitué de petites plumes légères dont les barbes ne sont pas enchevêtrées.
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  5. (botany) barb, hair or bristle.
    La besogne des bœufs terminée, vinrent des serviteurs qui, armés d'écopes de bois, élevaient le blé en l'air et le laissaient retomber pour le séparer des pailles, des barbes et des cosses.
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    (Gautier, Le Roman de la momie, 1858)
  6. (colloquial) a boring thing
    Quelle barbe !
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Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Italian barbero, barbaro.

AdjectiveEdit

barbe (plural barbes)

  1. (horse) Barbary
    un cheval barbe.
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NounEdit

barbe m (plural barbes)

  1. Barbary horse
    Les barbes d'Abaco sont une toute petite population de chevaux barbes espagnols sauvages sur l'île d'Abaco.
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Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

barbe

  1. first-person singular present indicative of barber
  2. third-person singular present indicative of barber
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of barber
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of barber
  5. second-person singular imperative of barber

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FriulianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin barba, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *bʰardʰeh₂.

NounEdit

barbe f (plural barbis)

  1. beard

Etymology 2Edit

From the above term, due to the fact that a beard represents a grown or mature man. Compare Romansh, Italian, and Piedmontese barba, Dalmatian buarba.

NounEdit

barbe m

  1. uncle

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

barbe f pl

  1. plural of barba

AnagramsEdit


Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French barbe, from Latin barba, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *bʰardʰeh₂.

NounEdit

barbe f (plural barbes)

  1. beard

DescendantsEdit


NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French barbe, from Latin barba, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *bʰardʰeh₂.

NounEdit

barbe f (plural barbes)

  1. (Jersey) beard
  2. (Jersey) eaves

Derived termsEdit

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Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin barba, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *bʰardʰeh₂.

NounEdit

barbe f (oblique plural barbes, nominative singular barbe, nominative plural barbes)

  1. beard

DescendantsEdit


SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

barbe

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of barbar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of barbar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of barbar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of barbar.