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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French desfaire

VerbEdit

desfaire

  1. to undo
  2. to undo; to untie (a knot, a fastening)

ConjugationEdit

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

OccitanEdit

VerbEdit

desfaire

  1. Alternative form of desfar

ConjugationEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

des- +‎ faire, possibly from Medieval Latin, Vulgar Latin disfaciō, disfacere, from Latin dis- + faciō.

VerbEdit

desfaire

  1. to undo
  2. to defeat

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. This verb has irregularities in its conjugation. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

DescendantsEdit