EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

propre (comparative more propre, superlative most propre)

  1. Obsolete form of proper.

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DanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

propre

  1. inflection of proper:
    1. definite singular
    2. plural

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French propre, borrowed from Latin proprius.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pʁɔpʁ/
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AdjectiveEdit

propre (plural propres)

  1. clean
    une maison propre - a clean house
  2. house-trained
  3. (before a noun) own
    C'est ma propre maison - It's my own house
  4. (mathematics) eigen-
    valeur propre - eigenvalue
  5. (followed by the preposition à) proper to, specific to, particular to
    Synonym: spécifique

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NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French propre, borrowed from Latin proprius.

AdjectiveEdit

propre m or f

  1. (Jersey) clean
    Synonym: net

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Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin proprius.

AdjectiveEdit

propre m (oblique and nominative feminine singular propre)

  1. (one's) own
  2. proper, appropriate, correct
  3. special

DescendantsEdit

  • English: proper
  • French: propre
  • Norman: propre