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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French soleil, from Old French soleil, from Vulgar Latin *soliclus < *soliculus, from Latin sōl, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥. Compare Friulian soreli, Italian sole, Ladin surëdl, Occitan solelh, Romanian soare, Romansch sulegl, Venetian sołe.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sɔ.lɛj/
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  • Rhymes: -ɛj

NounEdit

soleil m (plural soleils)

  1. sun (star)

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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French soleil.

NounEdit

soleil m (plural soleils)

  1. sun (star)

DescendantsEdit


Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *soliclus < *soliculus, from Latin sōl, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥. Compare Old Occitan solelh.

NounEdit

soleil m (oblique plural soleuz or soleilz, nominative singular soleuz or soleilz, nominative plural soleil)

  1. sun (star)

DescendantsEdit