There are 2 main translations of étoile in English:

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étoile

Pronunciation: / etwal /

nom féminin

Compounds

l'étoile du berger

étoile de David

  • (Religion)
    star of David

étoile filante

étoile jaune

  • (Histoire)
    yellow star

étoile de mer

étoile polaire

Idioms

être né sous une bonne/mauvaise étoile

to be born under a lucky/an unlucky star

coucher or dormir à la belle étoile

to sleep out in the open

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There are 2 main translations of étoile in English:

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étoilé
also: feminine: étoilée
Pronunciation: / etwale /

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