FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French pareit, from Vulgar Latin *paretem, from Latin parietem, accusative singular of pariēs (wall), of Proto-Indo-European origin. Compare English paries and Spanish pared.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pa.ʁwa/, /pa.ʁwɑ/
  • (file)

NounEdit

paroi f (plural parois)

  1. (anatomy, botany) wall
  2. inner wall, inside surface (of receptacle etc.)
  3. side (of bathtub etc.)

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