See also: tür and Tür

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French tuer, from Old French tuer, from Vulgar Latin *tutāre, from Latin tūtārī, present active infinitive of tūtor (protect, guard, defend), later taking on the meaning of "extinguish, kill" in Vulgar Latin. Compare Occitan tuar.

PronunciationEdit

  • (France) IPA(key): /tɥe/
  • (file)
  • (Quebec) IPA(key): /t͡sɥe/, /t͡sy.e/
  • (Louisiana) IPA(key): /t͡ʃɥe/

VerbEdit

tuer

  1. (usually transitive) to kill
    Fumer tue.Smoking kills.

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GalloEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French tuer, from Vulgar Latin *tutāre, from Latin tūtārī, present active infinitive of tūtor (protect, guard, defend).

VerbEdit

tuer

  1. to turn off (the light)

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French tuer, from Vulgar Latin *tutāre, from Latin tūtārī, present active infinitive of tūtor (protect, guard, defend).

VerbEdit

tuer

  1. to kill

ConjugationEdit

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

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DescendantsEdit

  • French: tuer

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French tuer, from Vulgar Latin *tutāre (to extinguish, kill), from Latin tūtārī, present active infinitive of tūtor (protect, guard, defend).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

tuer (gerund tueûthie)

  1. (Jersey) to kill

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

tuer f

  1. plural indefinite of tue

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *tutāre, from Latin tūtārī, present active infinitive of tūtor (protect, guard, defend), later taking on the meaning of "extinguish, kill" in Vulgar Latin. Compare Old Occitan tuar, Old Occitan tudar.

VerbEdit

tuer

  1. to kill

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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