terreur

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French terreur, from Middle French terreur, from Old French terreur, from Latin terror.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tɛˈrøːr/, /təˈrøːr/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ter‧reur
  • Rhymes: -øːr

NounEdit

terreur f (plural terreurs or terreuren, diminutive terreurtje n)

  1. terror, instance or cause of fear
  2. regime of terror
  3. terrorism
    De hond werd verdacht van betrokkenheid bij terreur.The dog was suspected of involvement in terrorism.

Derived termsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French terreur, from Old French terreur, borrowed from Latin terror, terrorem (terror, fear, distress).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

terreur f (plural terreurs)

  1. terror
  2. (music) terrorcore

Further readingEdit


Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French terreur.

NounEdit

terreur f (plural terreurs)

  1. terror

DescendantsEdit

  • French: terreur

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin terror, terrorem.

NounEdit

terreur f (oblique plural terreurs, nominative singular terreur, nominative plural terreurs)

  1. terror

DescendantsEdit