See also: Creme, crémé, cremé, crème, and Crème

EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

creme (comparative more creme, superlative most creme)

  1. Alternative spelling of crème

NounEdit

creme (countable and uncountable, plural cremes)

  1. Alternative spelling of crème

VerbEdit

creme (third-person singular simple present cremes, present participle creming, simple past and past participle cremed)

  1. Alternative spelling of crème

AnagramsEdit


DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French crème, a merger of Late Latin chrisma (ointment) (from Ancient Greek χρῖσμα (khrîsma, unguent)) and Late Latin crama (skim) (from Gaulish *crama).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

creme c (singular definite cremen, plural indefinite cremer)

  1. cream
  2. custard
  3. polish

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Faroese: krem

GermanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From French crème.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [kʁeːm], [kʁɛːm]
  • Hyphenation: creme
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

creme (not comparable)

  1. (color, indeclinable) cream
SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈkʁeːmə]
  • Hyphenation: cre‧me

VerbEdit

creme

  1. inflection of cremen:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative

Further readingEdit

  • creme” in Duden online
  • creme” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkrɛ.me/
  • Rhymes: -ɛme
  • Hyphenation: crè‧me

NounEdit

creme f

  1. plural of crema

AnagramsEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French cresme, creme, craime, a blend of Late Latin crisma (from Ancient Greek χρῖσμα (khrîsma)) and crāmum. Doublet of crisme.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

creme (uncountable)

  1. chrism (mixture of oil and balsam)
  2. cream (fatty part of milk)
  3. (by extension) A cream dish.
  4. (rare) The sacrament of Confirmation.
DescendantsEdit
  • English: cream (see there for further descendants)
ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

creme

  1. Alternative form of cromen

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /ˈkɾẽ.mi/, [ˈkɾẽ.mi]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈkɾe.mɨ/, [ˈkɾe.mɨ]

  • IPA(key): (South Brazil) /ˈkɾe.me/
  • Hyphenation: cre‧me

Etymology 1Edit

French crème, from Late Latin crāmum (skim), from Gaulish *crama.

NounEdit

creme m (plural cremes)

  1. (uncountable) milkfat, cream
  2. (uncountable) any substance of similar texture
  3. an amount or type of the substance
  4. cream (color)

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:creme.

SynonymsEdit
  • (cream (milk product)): nata
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

creme

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of cremar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of cremar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of cremar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of cremar

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:cremar.

See alsoEdit

Colors in Portuguese · cores (layout · text)
     branco      cinza,
cinzento
     preto
             vermelho; carmesim              laranja; castanho,
marrom
             amarelo; creme,
ocre
             verde-limão              verde              menta,
verde-água
             ciano,
turquesa; azul-petróleo
             azul céu,
azul-celeste
             azul,
blau
             lilás,
violeta; índigo,
anil
             magenta; púrpura,
roxo
             rosa,
pink



RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

creme

  1. plural of cremă

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

creme

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of cremar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of cremar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of cremar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of cremar.