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British English: /prɛː/
American English: /prɛr/

Translation of prayer in French:


  • (Religion)
    [figurative] (hope) souhait (m)
    in prayer
    en prière
    to be at prayer ou at one's prayers
    être à la prière
    to say a prayer that …
    faire une prière pour que … (+ subj)
    to say one's prayers
    faire sa prière
    his prayers were answered [literal] [figurative]
    sa prière a été exaucée
    you are in my prayers
    je prie pour vous et votre bien-être
    the Book of Common Prayer
    le rituel de l'Église anglicane
    before n (group, meeting)
    de prière

also: prayers plural noun

  • (informal)
    (formal) office (m)
    family/evening prayers
    prière (f) en famille/du soir
    Evening/Morning prayers
    office (m) du soir/du matin


not to have a prayer

ne pas avoir la moindre chance

on a wing and a prayer

Dieu sait comment
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