See also: sphere, -sphere, and -sphère

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EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin sphēra, from Latin sphaera(ball, globe, celestial sphere), from Ancient Greek σφαῖρα(sphaîra, ball, globe). Replaced Old French espere, from the same Latin source.

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sphère f ‎(plural sphères)

  1. (geometry) sphere
  2. (figuratively) sphere, area

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