FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French peur, from Old French peor, poür, from Latin pavor, pavōrem (fear, fright).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pœʁ/
  • (file)
  • Homophone: peurs
  • Hyphenation: peur
  • Rhymes: -œʁ

NounEdit

peur f (plural peurs)

  1. (countable and uncountable) fear

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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French peor.

NounEdit

peur f (plural peurs)

  1. fear

DescendantsEdit

  • French: peur

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

peur f (genitive pèire, plural peuran)

  1. pear

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
peur pheur
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.