Frau definition

frou
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A married woman.
noun
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A wife.
noun
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Used as a courtesy title in a German-speaking area before the surname or professional title of an adult woman.
noun
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Mrs.; Madam.
noun
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
frau
Plural:
fraus

Origin of frau

  • German from Middle High German vrowe from Old High German frouwa per1 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Borrowing from German Frau.

    From Wiktionary