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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From magpie

AdjectiveEdit

pied (comparative more pied, superlative most pied)

  1. Having two or more colors, especially black and white.
  2. Decorated or colored in blotches.
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ReferencesEdit

  • pied at OneLook Dictionary Search

Etymology 2Edit

See pi and pie

VerbEdit

pied

  1. simple past tense and past participle of pi
  2. simple past tense and past participle of pie

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French pied, from Old French pié, from Latin pedem, accusative of pes. The <-d> is a later orthographical addition based on etymology. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pṓds. Compare Catalan peu, Italian piede, Latvian pēda, Lithuanian pėda, Portuguese , Sardinian pei, Spanish pie.

also Greek πόδι (Podi)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pje/
  • (file)

NounEdit

pied m (plural pieds)

  1. (anatomy) foot
  2. leg, foot (projection on the bottom of a piece of equipment to support it)
  3. An old unit of measure equal to 32.5 centimetres
  4. Translation for English foot (approx. 30.5 centimetres)
  5. (poetry) foot

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Middle FrenchEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old French pié.

NounEdit

pied m (plural pieds)

  1. foot

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VolapükEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French pied.

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NounEdit

pied (nominative plural pieds)

  1. (unit of measure) foot

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