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EtymologyEdit

From Old French jurer, from Latin jūrāre, iūrāre, present active infinitive of iūrō (swear or take an oath), from Proto-Italic *jowezāō, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yew-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʒy.ʁe/
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VerbEdit

jurer

  1. to swear; to promise by oath
  2. to swear; to say a swear word

ConjugationEdit

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NounEdit

jurer

  1. Alternative form of jurour

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

First known attestation 842 as jurat in the Oaths of Strasbourg. From Latin jūrāre, iūrāre, present active infinitive of iūrō (swear or take an oath).

VerbEdit

jurer

  1. to promise; to swear

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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