See also: Clair, clàir, cláir, and Cláir

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French cler, from Old French cler, from Latin clārus, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *kelh₁- (to call”, “to shout).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

clair (feminine singular claire, masculine plural clairs, feminine plural claires)

  1. clear (see-through)
  2. clear (understandable)
  3. (of a color) light (having a light shade, not dark)
    bleu clairlight blue

NounEdit

clair m (plural clairs)

  1. light
    Au clair de la lune, mon ami Pierrot, Donnez-moi une plume pour écrire un mot...

AdverbEdit

clair

  1. clearly
    Il voit clair.

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ScotsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French cler, from Latin clārus.

AdjectiveEdit

clair (comparative clairer, superlative clairest)

  1. Clear.