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pied-noir
[familier]
also: pl pieds-noirs
Pronunciation: / pjenwaʀ /

Translation of pied-noir in English:

adjectif

  • (accent)
    pied-noir, of a French colonial born in Algeria

nom masculin et féminin

  • pied-noir
    (French colonial born in Algeria)

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