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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French mourir, from Old French morir, from Vulgar Latin *morīre, from Latin morī, present active infinitive of morior, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mer-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mu.ʁiʁ/
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  • Rhymes: -iʁ

VerbEdit

mourir

  1. (intransitive) to die; to be dying
  2. (figuratively, with "de") to be dying (of)
    Je meurs de faimI'm dying of hunger

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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French morir, from Vulgar Latin *morīre, from Latin morī, present active infinitive of morior.

VerbEdit

mourir

  1. (intransitive) to die; to be dying

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