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See also: male, Male, Malé, malë, måle, and málé

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French masle, from Old French masle, from Vulgar Latin masclus, contracted form of Latin masculus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mɑl/
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AdjectiveEdit

mâle (plural mâles)

  1. male
  2. manly
    Synonym: viril

NounEdit

mâle m (plural mâles)

  1. male (of a species)

Usage notesEdit

  • mâle used for humans is considered pejorative.

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