See also: chere and chêre

French edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

Inflected forms.

Adjective edit


  1. feminine singular of cher

Etymology 2 edit

Inherited from Old French chiere, from Late Latin or Vulgar Latin cara (face), from Ancient Greek κάρα (kára). Compare Spanish cara.

Noun edit

chère f (plural chères)

  1. (obsolete) visage, face
  2. (archaic or humorous) fare, food, cheer
    la bonne chèregood food

Further reading edit