lanière

See also: laniere

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French laniere, from Old French lasniere (compare Old French lasne (strap, thong), alteration of earlier nasliere, from nasle (strap, thong) from Frankish *nastila, from Proto-Germanic *nastilō (strap), from Proto-Indo-European *ned- (to knot). Akin to Old High German nestila (band, strap) (German Nestel (string, strap, lace)).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /la.njɛʁ/
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NounEdit

lanière f (plural lanières)

  1. a strap, lanyard
  2. (by extension) a strip

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