See also: Souris

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French souris, from Old French soris, soriz, from Vulgar Latin *sōrīcem, *sōrīx, alteration of the Classical Latin sōrex, sōricis (shrew).

The computing sense is a semantic loan from English mouse.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /su.ʁi/
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NounEdit

souris f (plural souris)

  1. mouse (rodent)
  2. (computing) computer mouse
  3. a part of a leg of lamb
  4. (colloquial) young woman, girlfriend

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

VerbEdit

souris

  1. inflection of sourire:
    1. first/second-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative
    3. first/second-person singular past historic

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