What does gentile mean in French?

gentil (German)

Part of speech: adjective

Increases:
positive gentile, Comparative gentile, Superlative gentilest
Hyphenation:
gen | til comparative: gen | ti | ler, superlative: am gen | tils | ten
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [ʒɛnˈtiːl], [ʒãnˈtiːl]
Word meaning / definition:
1) nice, amiable
Origin of the term:
Since the beginning of the 19th century it has been borrowed from the French of the adjective gentile “Nice, friendly”, outdated also “noble”, borrowed from Latingentilis “Of the same sex”, a derivation too gens "Family association", a derivation from the verb gignere "Produce, generate"
Synonyms:
1) decent, well-behaved, fine, friendly, amiable, nice, decent, well-behaved
Application examples:
1) Because it is accessible, it is gentile to say that it has no character, that it is entirely English, that there is nothing continental about it - and so on.
1) When we went out, it always happened in a very special way gentil; but Mary usually stayed home and worked diligently on her business.
1) As for the young man, however, I have to honor the truth, he behaved impeccably, even surprisingly gentile for his stand!
1) “But I give you my word that I will tell you the truth - not to mention how I do it for nothing less than gentile would keep performing such a boy prank. "
1) Yes, I was on the point of sinking into the insignificance of a petty weakness because I was starting to gentile to become and imagine something on it.
Word formations:
Noun: Gentile

Translations

  • English: 1) gentle
  • French: 1) gentil
  • Italian: 1) gentile (Male Female)
  • Spanish: 1) gentil (Male Female)

Similar words (German): Anagrams = delete

gentil (French)

Part of speech: adjective

To shape:
Male singular gentile, Female singular gentille, Male plural gentils, Feminine plural gentilles
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA:(male): [ʒɑ̃.ti], (male)so calledbefore a vowel and(Female): [ʒɑ̃.tij]
Word meaning / definition:
1) nice, very loving, graceful, gracious, lovely, lovely, charming, enchanting, delightful, sweet, gentle, mild, mild, beneficial, sweet, friendly, amiable, accommodating, sociable, affable

Translations

  • German: 1) nice, very loving, graceful, gracious, lovely, lovely, charming, enchanting, delightful, sweet, gentle, mild, mild, beneficial, sweet, friendly, amiable, accommodating, sociable, affable
  • Italian: 1) gentile

Practical example sentences

Automatically selected examples in German:

Sa clientèle est fidèle et il a toujours un petit mot gentile. Souvent, les clients lui commandaient aussi des plats cambodgiens.
actu.fr, January 28, 2020

The usage examples were selected automatically and may therefore contain errors.


Grammar / Declinations

Inflection gentil - The declension of the adjective gentil

 NominativeGenitivedativeaccusative
definite article
Masculinethe gentileof the gentilethe gentilethe gentile
Femininethe gentilethe gentilethe gentilethe gentile
neuterthe gentileof the gentilethe gentilethe gentile
Pluralthe gentilethe gentilethe gentilethe gentile
indefinite article
Masculinea gentileof a gentilea gentilea gentile
Femininea gentilea gentilea gentilea gentile
neutera gentilesof a gentilea gentilea gentiles
without article
Masculinegentilegentilegentilegentile
Femininegentilegentilegentilegentile
neutergentilesgentilegentilegentiles
Pluralgentilegentilegentilegentile

Dictionary entries

Entries from our dictionary containing "gentil":

dear:… Herzallerliebst Translations English: 1) nice; 2) dear French: 1) gentil; 2) cher Japanese: 1) 優 し い (や さ し い, yasashii); ...

mild: gentil; 3) brando; 4) temperado Swedish: mild Spanish: 1) suave Czech: 1) jemný; mírný Hungarian: szelíd

well-behaved: brav (German) part of speech: adjective syllable separation: brav, comparative: bra | ver, superlative: am bravs | ten pronunciation / stress: IPA: [bʀaːf] word meaning / definition: 1) transferred ...

friendly:… English: 1) friendly, cordial, affable; pleasant French: 1) gentil, aimable, affable, amical Greek (New -):…

gentile:… Features: nominative singular feminine of the strong declension of the positive of the adjective gentil Accusative singular feminine of the strong declension of the positive of the adjective gentil ...


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The following terms

gentile (German) Part of Speech: Declined form Hyphenation: gen | ti | le Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ʒɛnˈtiːlə],…

gentile (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: gen | ti | lem Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ʒɛnˈtiːləm],…

gentile (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: gen | ti | len Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ʒɛnˈtiːlən],…

gentile (German) Part of Speech: Declined form Hyphenation: gen | ti | ler Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ʒɛnˈtiːlɐ],…

gentile (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: gen | ti | le | re Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ʒɛnˈtiːləʁə],…

gentilerem (German) Part of speech: Declined form Hyphenation: gen | ti | le | rem Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ʒɛnˈtiːləʁəm],…

gentile (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: gen | ti | le | ren Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ʒɛnˈtiːləʁən],…

gentiler (German) Part of speech: Declined form Hyphenation: gen | ti | le | rer Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ʒɛnˈtiːləʁɐ],…

gentileres (German) Part of speech: Declined form Hyphenation: gen | ti | le | res Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ʒɛnˈtiːləʁəs],…

gentiles (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: gen | ti | les Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ʒɛnˈtiːləs]…

gentilezza (Italian) Part of speech: noun, (feminine) cases: singular la gentilezza, plural le gentilezze…

gentilezze (Italian) Part of speech: Declined form Grammatical features: Plural of the noun gentilezza

gentilis gentīlis (Latin) part of speech: adjective forms: positive: male gentīlis, female gentīlis, neuter…

gentlest (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: gen | tils | te Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ʒɛnˈtiːlstə],…