See also: tëmps

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

temps

  1. plural of temp

VerbEdit

temps

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of temp

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CatalanEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan temps, tems, from Latin tempus, from Proto-Indo-European *tempos (stretch), from the root *temp- (to stretch, string). Doublet of tempo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

temps m (plural temps)

  1. time
  2. weather

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French temps and its variants, from Latin tempus, from Proto-Indo-European *tempos (stretch), from the root *temp- (to stretch, string).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

temps m (plural temps)

  1. (uncountable) time (in general)
    je n'ai pas le temps de faire çaI haven't got (the) time to do that
    il faut encore du tempsI need more time
  2. (uncountable) weather
    le temps n'est pas bon icithe weather is no good here
    quel temps fait-il ?how's the weather?
  3. (countable, grammar) tense
    un temps composéa compound tense
    un temps simplea simple tense
    changez le temps du verbechange the tense of the verb

Usage notesEdit

To talk about the current weather, it is standard in French to use the third-person singular pronoun il.

  • il fait beauit's nice weather
  • il fait mauvaisit's bad weather
  • il faisait froidit was cold
  • j'espère qu'il ne pleuvra pas demainI hope it won't be raining tomorrow
  • il neigeit's snowing
  • il vente / ça soufflethe wind is blowing

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LatvianEdit

NounEdit

temps m (1st declension)

  1. speed
  2. pace
  3. rate
  4. time (music)

DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

temps

  1. 3rd person singular future indicative form of tempt
  2. 3rd person plural future indicative form of tempt

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French temps, tens, tans, from Latin tempus.

NounEdit

temps m (plural temps)

  1. time

DescendantsEdit

  • French: temps

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French temps, from Latin tempus, from Proto-Indo-European *tempos (stretch), from the root *temp- (to stretch, string).

NounEdit

temps m (plural temps)

  1. (Jersey) weather
  2. (Jersey) time
  3. (Jersey, grammar) tense

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tempus.

NounEdit

temps m (oblique plural temps, nominative singular temps, nominative plural temps)

  1. weather

DescendantsEdit


Old OccitanEdit

NounEdit

temps m (oblique plural temps, nominative singular temps, nominative plural temps)

  1. Alternative form of tems

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) temp
  • (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) taimp
  • (Sutsilvan) tains

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tempus, from Proto-Indo-European *tempos (stretch), from the root *temp- (to stretch, string).

NounEdit

temps m

  1. (Sursilvan) time

Related termsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Puter, Vallader) ura
  • (Surmiran) oura