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British English: /ˈbeɪbi/
American English: /ˈbeɪbi/

Translation of baby in French:


  • 1 (child) to have a baby
    avoir un bébé
    Baby Jesus she's the baby of the family
    c'est la petite dernière or la benjamine
    don't be such a baby [informal]!
    ne fais pas le bébé!
  • 3 [informal] (pet project)the show/project is his baby
    (his invention) le spectacle/projet est sa création
    (his special responsibility) il a la responsabilité du spectacle/projet
  • 5 (esp American English) (as address)
    (to girlfriend) chérie (f)
    (to boyfriend) chéri (m)
  • 6 (American English) [informal] (admired object) (car, plane etc)
    petite merveille (f)

adjective before n

transitive verb


I was left holding the baby

on m'a refilé le bébé [informal]

to throw the baby out with the bathwater

smooth as a baby's bottom

doux/douce comme une peau de bébé
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