FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French pais, paiz, from Latin pācem, accusative of pāx (peace), from Proto-Indo-European *peh₂ǵ-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

paix f (plural paix)

  1. peace

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Louisiana Creole FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French paix (peace).

VerbEdit

paix

  1. to quiet
  2. to be quiet

ReferencesEdit

  • Alcée Fortier, Louisiana Folktales