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dame
Pronunciation: /dam/

Translation of dame in English:

nom féminin

  • 3 (dans fables, contes) dame belette/tortue
    Old Mother Weasel/Tortoise
    Dame Nature

exclamation

  • [familier] [vieilli]
    upon my word!
    dame oui!/non!
    my word yes!/no!

also: dames nom féminin pluriel

  • 3 (Sport)le simple/la finale dames
    the women's singles/final

Compounds

dame catéchiste

dame de charité

  • lady who does charity work

dame de compagnie

  • live-in companion

dame d'honneur

dame de nage

dame patronnesse

  • lady who does good works

une dame de petite vertu

dame pipi [familier]

la Vieille Dame du quai Conti

, la Vieille Dame
  • (the French Academy)
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