There are 2 translations of may in French:

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  • 1 (expressing possibility) it may rain il pleuvra peut-être, il se peut qu'il pleuve she may not have seen him elle ne l'a peut-être pas vu ‘are you going to accept?’—‘I may’ ‘tu vas accepter’—‘peut-être’ he may not come il risque de ne pas venir be that as it may quoi qu'il en soi come what may advienne que pourra
  • 2 (expressing permission) you may sit down vous pouvez vous asseoir may I come in? puis-je entrer?
  • 3 (wish) may he rest in peace qu'il repose en paix

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There are 2 translations of may in French:

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May

Pronunciation: /meɪ/

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