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EtymologyEdit

From the Middle French croix, from Old French croix, crois, from the Latin crux, crucem.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

croix f (plural croix)

  1. cross (shape)
  2. (heraldry) a representation of a cross; the cross as a heraldic symbol

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Haitian Creole: kwa

Further readingEdit


Middle FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French crois, from Latin crux, crucem.

NounEdit

croix f (plural croix)

  1. cross

DescendantsEdit


Old FrenchEdit

NounEdit

croix f (oblique plural croix, nominative singular croix, nominative plural croix)

  1. Alternative form of crois