There are 2 main translations of aile in English:

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Pronunciation: / ɛl /

nom féminin


aile de corbeau

  • (noir)
    raven black

aile delta

aile de l'ilium

  • (Anatomie)
    ala (ossis) ilii

aile libre

aile marchante

  • (Armée)
    moving flank

aile du nez

  • (Anatomie)
    wing of the nose, ala nasi

aile du sacrum

  • (Anatomie)
    ala sacralis


battre de l'aile

ne battre que d'une aile

to have fallen off
(économie, entreprise)
to be struggling

se sentir pousser des ailes

to feel exhilarated

rogner les ailes de quelqu'un

to clip somebody's wings

prendre un coup dans l'aile

to suffer a setback

avoir un coup dans l'aile

to be the worse for drink

voler de ses propres ailes

to stand on one's own two feet

la peur leur a donné des ailes

fear lent them wings

vouloir voler avant d'avoir des ailes

to want to run before one can walk

prendre quelqu'un sous son aile

to take somebody under one's wing

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There are 2 main translations of aile in English:

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also: feminine: ailée
Pronunciation: / ele /

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