gerbe (plural gerbes)
- (now obsolete) A (wheat) sheaf
- Something resembling a (wheat) sheaf in appearance
- (mathematics) an abstract construction in homological algebra and geometry providing a certain type of generalisation for a sheaf
- (pyrotechnics) A kind of ornamental firework.
- (Can we find and add a quotation of Farrow to this entry?)
- Oxford English Dictionary, 1884–1928, and First Supplement, 1933.
gerbe f (plural gerbes)
- (agriculture) sheaf (of wheat)
- spray, bouquet (of flowers)
- collection, anthology (of pieces of literature)
- (heraldry) garb
- (historical) tithe on crops under the Ancien Régime
- (slang) puke, throw up (vomit)
- first-person singular present indicative of
- third-person singular present indicative of
- first-person singular present subjunctive of
- third-person singular present subjunctive of
- second-person singular imperative of
- “gerbe” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).