See also: ble and BLE

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Middle French blé, from Old French blet (cereal, grain) (compare Medieval Latin blādum), from Frankish *blād (field produce), from Proto-Germanic *blēdaz, *blēdō (flower, leaf), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰleh₃- (to bloom, flower). Compare Catalan blat, compare also English blade.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ble/
  • (file)

NounEdit

blé m (plural blés)

  1. wheat, corn
  2. (slang) dough, cash

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit

Louisiana CreoleEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French bleu (blue).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

blé

  1. blue color.

NounEdit

blé

  1. blue (color).

See alsoEdit

Colors in Louisiana Creole · koulær-yé (layout · text)
     blan      gri      nwa, nwar
             rouj              zoranj; brun, maron              jonn, jònn
                          , vèr, vær, væt              fonsé
             sèrsèl                           blé, ble
             vyolé, vyolèt              lila              ròz, roz

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin bladum.

NounEdit

blé m (oblique plural blez, nominative singular blez, nominative plural blé)

  1. wheat, corn