See also: flute and flûté

FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • flute (1990 spelling reform)

EtymologyEdit

From Old French fleüte, from Old Occitan flaut

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /flyt/
  • (file)

NounEdit

flûte f (plural flûtes)

  1. (music) flute (musical instrument)

Derived termsEdit

InterjectionEdit

flûte

  1. blow!, drat! (mildly impolite interjection)
    Synonym: zut

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French flûte, from Old French fleüte, from Old Occitan flaut. Doublet of flauto.

NounEdit

flûte m or f (plural flûte)[2]

  1. flute (type of glass)
    Synonyms: flute, fluttino

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ flute in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  2. ^ D'Achille, Paolo, “Beviamo lo spumante nel flûte o nella flûte [We drink in the flute (masculine) or in the flute (feminine)?]”, in Accademia della Crusca, editor, Consulenza linguistica [Linguistic consultancy]‎[1] (in Italian), Accademia della Crusca, 19 October 2015, published 2015, archived from the original on 29 January 2018, retrieved 12 January 2019