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EtymologyEdit

From French branler (to shake).

NounEdit

branle (plural branles)

  1. A 16th-century French dance, performed by couples in either a line or a circle.

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

branle m (plural branles)

  1. shake (act of shaking)
  2. (slang) wank (act of masturbating)

VerbEdit

branle

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

Further readingEdit

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Middle FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

branle m (plural branles)

  1. branle (dance)

ReferencesEdit

  • (fr) Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (branle, supplement)