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"hair" in French


Hair. The French for "hair" is "cheveux".


Cheveux is the general term for hair. When talking about a single strand of hair, you must use "un cheveu". 

Note that cheveux is a plural form and ends with "x" rather than "s". This is the same for the vast majority of words ending in "eu", for example jeux (games) and vœux (wishes).


The French translation for “hair” is cheveux.

Pronounced the same

Recording English French Learn
hair; strand of hair


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Examples of "hair" in use

There are 16 examples of the French word for "hair" being used:

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