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NounEdit

perruque (plural perruques)

  1. Alternative form of peruke

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EtymologyEdit

Probably from western Lombard dialect perrucca, parrucca.
(Only Ligurian and the western Lombard dialect transform intervocalic -L- into -R-)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pɛ.ʁyk/, /pe.ʁyk/
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NounEdit

perruque f (plural perruques)

  1. wig
  2. (historical) wig, periwig, peruke

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