See also: Charme and charmé

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

charme (countable and uncountable, plural charmes)

  1. Obsolete spelling of charm

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DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from French charme, from Latin carmen (song), from Proto-Indo-European *kan- (to sing).

NounEdit

charme c (singular definite charmen, plural indefinite charmer)

  1. charm (quality of inspiring delight or admiration)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Derived from the noun, probably after English charm.

VerbEdit

charme (imperative charm, infinitive at charme, present tense charmer, past tense charmede, perfect tense har charmet)

  1. to charm (seduce, entrance or fascinate)
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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French charme (charm), from Middle French charme (spell; charm), from Old French charme (spell), from Latin carmen (song; incantation).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃɑr.mə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: char‧me
  • Rhymes: -ɑrmə

NounEdit

charme m (plural charmes)

  1. charm (quality of inspiring delight or admiration)

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French charme (chant, magic spell), from Latin carmen, carminis (song, recitement, incantation).

NounEdit

charme m (plural charmes)

  1. charm, attractive quality
  2. enchantment; originally, magical incantation
  3. glamour (alluring beauty or charm, often with sex appeal)
    mannequin de charme; photos de charme
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VerbEdit

charme

  1. inflection of charmer:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

Etymology 2Edit

From Old French, from Latin carpinus, probably from Proto-Indo-European *kh₂er- (hard).

NounEdit

charme m (plural charmes)

  1. (botany) Trees of genus Carpinus (hornbeam), of the Betulaceae family
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ItalianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French charme, from Latin carmen (song, recitement, incantation).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

charme m (invariable)

  1. a charm (quality)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ charme in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

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Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French charme, from Latin carmen.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

charme (plural charmes)

  1. A phrase believed to have magical efficacy; a charm.
  2. Enchantment; the result of a charm.
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DescendantsEdit
  • English: charm
  • Scots: chairm
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

charme

  1. Alternative form of charmen

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French charme, from Old French charme, from Latin carmen (song, recitement, incantation).

NounEdit

charme m (plural charmes)

  1. (Jersey) spell

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

charme m (definite singular charmen, indefinite plural charmer, definite plural charmene)

  1. form removed by a 1991 spelling decision; superseded by sjarm

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

charme m (definite singular charmen, indefinite plural charmar, definite plural charmane)

  1. (pre-1991) alternative form of sjarm

Old FrenchEdit

NounEdit

charme m (oblique plural charmes, nominative singular charmes, nominative plural charme)

  1. enchantment; magic spell

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: char‧me

NounEdit

charme m (plural charmes)

  1. charm (quality of inspiring delight or admiration)