FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French preux, from Old French preu, proz (brave), from Late Latin prōde (profitable, useful). Doublet of prou.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pʁø/
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AdjectiveEdit

preux (feminine singular preuse, masculine plural preux, feminine plural preuses)

  1. valiant; brave; doughty

Further readingEdit


Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

preux

  1. inflection of preu:
    1. nominative masculine singular
    2. oblique masculine plural