poupée

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French poupée, from Old French poupee, popede (cf. also Medieval Latin *pupāta), or Vulgar Latin *puppa (with the French suffix -ée later added), ultimately from Latin pūpa (girl; doll, puppet).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pu.pe/
  • (file)

NounEdit

poupée f (plural poupées)

  1. doll (object)

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Haitian Creole: pope
  • Vietnamese: búp bê

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