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See also: vepre, vépre, and vêpré

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EtymologyEdit

From Old French vespre, from Latin vesper, vespera.

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vêpre m (plural vêpres)

  1. (archaic, humorous) The evening.

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EtymologyEdit

From an Old Northern French variant of Old French vespe, guespe, wespe, from Latin vespa, possibly with Germanic influence. Compare French guêpe. Cf. also Norwegian veps, Danish hveps.

NounEdit

vêpre m (plural vêpres)

  1. (Jersey) wasp