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EtymologyEdit

From Old French verai, from the Vulgar Latin *vērācus, from Latin vērāx, from vērus (true, real), from Proto-Italic *wēros, from a Proto-Indo-European *weh₁-ros, from *weh₁- (true).

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vrai (feminine singular vraie, masculine plural vrais, feminine plural vraies)

  1. true
    C'est vrai?
    Really?
  2. real ant. syn.

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vrai m (plural vrais)

  1. truth

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vrai

  1. true; truly
    Raconter vrai
    to retell truly, without errors

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Etymology 1Edit

From Old French verai, from Vulgar Latin *vērācus, from Latin vērāx, from vērus (true, real).

AdjectiveEdit

vrai m

  1. (Jersey, Guernsey) true
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Etymology 2Edit

From a Germanic source; compare English wrack, Dutch wrak, German Wrack.

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vrai m (uncountable)

  1. (Jersey) seaweed, vraic, wrack
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