nerveux

See also: nèrveux

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Middle French nerfveux, from Old French nerveus, a borrowing from Latin nervōsus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /nɛʁ.vø/
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AdjectiveEdit

nerveux (feminine singular nerveuse, masculine plural nerveux, feminine plural nerveuses)

  1. nervous (relating to the nerves of nervous system)
    maladie nerveuse
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  2. nervous (typified by nervousness)
    elle était bien nerveuse
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DescendantsEdit

  • Danish: nervøs
  • Norwegian Bokmål: nervøs
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: nervøs

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