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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French joer, from Vulgar Latin *jocāre, *iocāre, from Latin iocārī, present active infinitive of iocor (joke, jest; play).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʒwe/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

jouer

  1. to play (engage in games or play)
  2. to play (produce music from a musical instrument)
  3. to play (a role)

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit

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NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French joer, from Vulgar Latin *jocāre, *iocāre, from Latin iocārī, present active infinitive of iocor (joke, jest; play).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

jouer (gerund jouéthie or jouêthie or jouôthie)

  1. (Jersey) to play (engage in games or play)
  2. (Jersey, music, transitive, intransitive) to play (produce music from a musical instrument)
  3. (Jersey) to play (a role)

SynonymsEdit

  • sonner (to play an instrument)

Derived termsEdit


PicardEdit

VerbEdit

jouer

  1. to play
    Èmn'éfint i joue din'l jornèe, pi conme cha ej peus m'erposer.
    My child plays during the day so that I can rest.

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