laurier

See also: Laurier

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle French laurier, from Old French lorier.

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  • IPA(key): /lɑu̯ˈriːr/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: lau‧rier
  • Rhymes: -iːr

NounEdit

laurier m (plural laurieren, diminutive lauriertje n)

  1. laurel, Laurus nobilis
    Synonym: lauwer

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  • Afrikaans: lourier

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French lorier, a suffixed form of lor, from Latin laurus.

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un laurier (2)

laurier m (plural lauriers)

  1. (botany) laurel (Laurus nobilis)
  2. (cooking) bay (the leaf of Laurus nobilis used as an herb)
  3. (by extension, botany) any laurel, or one of many similar species
  4. (figuratively, usually in the plural) laurel (symbol of honour, glory, victory)

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