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Detailed Translations for people from English to French


people [the ~] noun

  1. the people (folks; humans)
    la personnes; la gens; le peuple
  2. the people (nation)
    le peuple; la nation
  3. the people (folks)
    le gens

to people verb (peoples, peopled, peopling)

  1. to people (populate)
    • peupler verb (peuple, peuples, peuplons, peuplez, )

Conjugations for people:

  1. people
  2. people
  3. peoples
  4. people
  5. people
  6. people
simple past
  1. peopled
  2. peopled
  3. peopled
  4. peopled
  5. peopled
  6. peopled
present perfect
  1. have peopled
  2. have peopled
  3. has peopled
  4. have peopled
  5. have peopled
  6. have peopled
past continuous
  1. was peopling
  2. were peopling
  3. was peopling
  4. were peopling
  5. were peopling
  6. were peopling
  1. shall people
  2. will people
  3. will people
  4. shall people
  5. will people
  6. will people
continuous present
  1. am peopling
  2. are peopling
  3. is peopling
  4. are peopling
  5. are peopling
  6. are peopling
  1. be peopled
  2. be peopled
  3. be peopled
  4. be peopled
  5. be peopled
  6. be peopled
  1. people!
  2. let's people!
  3. peopled
  4. peopling
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for people:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
gens folks; humans; people
nation nation; people country; empire; kingdom; nation; state
personnes folks; humans; people
peuple folks; humans; nation; people country; empire; kingdom; nation; state
- citizenry; hoi polloi; mass; masses; multitude; the great unwashed
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
peupler people; populate populate

Related Words for "people":

Synonyms for "people":

Related Definitions for "people":

  1. (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively1
    • old people1
    • there were at least 200 people in the audience1
  2. members of a family line1
    • his people have been farmers for generations1
    • are your people still alive?1
  3. the body of citizens of a state or country1
    • the Spanish people1
  4. the common people generally1
    • power to the people1
  5. fill with people1
    • Stalin wanted to people the empty steppes1
  6. furnish with people1

Wiktionary Translations for people:

  1. a body of human beings; a group of two or more persons
  2. a group of persons forming or belonging to a particular nation etc.
  3. a group of persons regarded as being employees etc.
  4. a person's ancestors, relatives or family
  5. the mass of community as distinguished from a special class
  1. Personnes en nombre indéterminé
  2. multitude d’hommes qui, vivre habituellement ensemble, partagent les mêmes coutumes.
  1. (transitive) (fr)

Cross Translation:
people peuple volk — een groep mensen die een aantal dingen gemeenschappelijk hebben, zoals afstamming, taal, gewoontes of overlevering
people gens lui — lieden, mensen
people gens; personnes Leute — eine Gruppe von Personen, Menschen meist unbestimmter, aber auch bestimmter Anzahl
people gens LeuteKollektivum: die Menschen im Allgemeinen, gewöhnliche Menschen
people peuple VolkGruppe von Menschen mit einer gemeinsamen Kultur, Sprache und Geschichte
people peuple Volk — viele gleichartige Leute
people peuple Volk — Leute derselben Abstammung
people nation Volk — Leute desselben Staates

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