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bless +‎ -er

NounEdit

blesser (plural blessers)

  1. One who blesses; one who bestows or invokes a blessing.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French blesser, from Old French blecier (to injure, hurt), from Frankish *blētjan (to bruise), from Proto-Germanic *blaitijaną (to discolour, bruise), from *blaitaz (pale, discoloured), from Proto-Indo-European *bhlAid- (pale, pallid). Cognate with Old High German bleiza, bleizza (livor, bruise), Old English blāt (pale, livid). More at blate.

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VerbEdit

blesser

  1. to wound, to injure.
    Il a été blessé par un coup de poignard au niveau des muscles abdominaux.
  2. (figuratively) to hurt someone's feelings, to offend
  3. (reflexive) to injure oneself
    Je me suis blessé le pied droit.

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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old French [Term?], see above.

VerbEdit

blesser

  1. to hurt; to injure

ConjugationEdit

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.