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See also: Terre, terré, térre, térré, tèrre, and Tèrre

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French terre, from Old French terre, from Latin terra (earth), from Proto-Indo-European *ters- (dry).

See cognates in regional languages in France : Norman terre, Gallo tèrr or terre, Picard tère, Bourguignon terre, Franco-Provençal tèrra, Occitan tèrra, Corsican terra.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

terre f (plural terres)

  1. earth; soil
  2. land, property (delimited area)

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VerbEdit

terre

  1. first-person singular present indicative of terrer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of terrer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of terrer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of terrer
  5. second-person singular imperative of terrer

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

terre f pl

  1. plural of terra

LatinEdit

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French terre, from Latin terra (earth).

NounEdit

terre f (plural terres)

  1. earth; soil
  2. land, property (delimited area)

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NeapolitanEdit

NounEdit

terre

  1. plural of terra

NormanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French terre, from Latin terra (earth).

NounEdit

terre f (plural terres)

  1. (Guernsey) earth, ground

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin terra (earth).

NounEdit

terre f (oblique plural terres, nominative singular terre, nominative plural terres)

  1. earth; soil
  2. land, property (delimited area)

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TarantinoEdit

NounEdit

terre

  1. earth