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EnglishEdit

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for sorel in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

EtymologyEdit

Old French sorel

NounEdit

sorel (countable and uncountable, plural sorels)

  1. A young buck (deer) in the third year.
  2. A yellowish or reddish brown color; sorrel.

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Etymology 1Edit

From Old French sorel.

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsurəl/, /ˈsɔrəl/

NounEdit

sorel

  1. sorrel (Rumex acetosa)
  2. wood sorrel (Oxalis acetosella)
  3. The leaves of either of these plants
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old French sorel; equivalent to sor (sorrel) +‎ -el.

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AdjectiveEdit

sorel

  1. sorrel (red-brown; used to describe animals)
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NounEdit

sorel

  1. (rare) A three-year-old male deer.
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  • English: sorel (obsolete)
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Old FrenchEdit

AdjectiveEdit

sorel m (oblique and nominative feminine singular sorele)

  1. sorrel (of a reddish-brown color)

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