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British English: /ɡəːl/
American English: /ɡərl/

Translation of girl in French:


  • 1 (child)
    girl's bicycle/coat
    bicyclette/manteau de fille
    girls' school the girls' changing room/toilets
    le vestiaire/les toilettes des filles
    teenage girl
    adolescente (f)
    when I was a girl
    (referring to childhood)
    quand j'étais petite
    (referring to adolescence)
    quand j'étais jeune
    good morning, girls and boys come on, girls! (to children)
    allez, les filles!
    (to women) [humorous]
    allez, mesdames!
    be a good girl (to child)
    sois sage
    (to adult) [humorous]
    sois gentille
    good girl!
    c'est bien!
    the new girl
    (gen) (School)
    la nouvelle (f)
    before n a girl singer
    une (jeune) chanteuse
    girl talk (informal)
    conversation entre femmes
  • 3 (employee) (servant) sales ou shop girl
    vendeuse (f)
  • 4 (man's sweetheart)
    (petite) amie (f)
    before n he's having girl trouble
    il a des problèmes avec sa petite amie


girl next door

jeune fille rangée

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