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pray
British English: /preɪ/
American English: /preɪ/

Translation of pray in French:

adverb

[archaic]
  • (also ironic)
    je vous prie
    what is that, pray?
    qu'est-ce donc, je vous prie?
    pray be seated pray silence for his lordship
    veuillez faire silence pour sa seigneurie

transitive verb

  • 1 (Religion)
    that pour que + subj
    to pray God for forgiveness/mercy
    prier Dieu pour son pardon/sa miséricorde
  • 2
    [archaic]
    (request) to pray somebody (to) do something
    prier quelqu'un de faire quelque chose

intransitive verb

  • (gen) (Religion)
    for pour
    to pray to God for something
    prier Dieu pour quelque chose
    to pray for rain/fair weather
    prier pour qu'il pleuve/qu'il fasse beau

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