The next evening Yvonne was at the well in the road where the young congregated in order that the curé might have business.
I'll give it to our curé up home, to say some masses for me!
Having got rid of us, the curé hurried back to his siesta, and we strolled round the church.
They next called in the curé of Valburg, who passed for a clever exorcist.
This chronicler Trigan was the curé of the Seigniory of Digoville.
Is not the quip of the curé worthy of any son of the Emerald Isle?
Whenever the curé met this man of worldly power, there were questions asked and answered about the lad.
The curé of the Madeleine and his vicar had before been seized.
When he had taken in his other hand the curé's umbrella, they started.
And he go home and say his confess to the curé some-oder-time, and he never go, not at all!
c.1300, "care, heed," from Latin cura "care, concern, trouble," with many figurative extensions, e.g. "study; administration; a mistress," and also "means of healing, remedy," from Old Latin coira-, from PIE root *kois- "be concerned." Meaning "medical care" is late 14c.
parish priest, from French curé (13c.), from Medieval Latin curatus (see curate).
late 14c., from Old French curer, from Latin curare "take care of," hence, in medical language, "treat medically, cure" (see cure (n.)). In reference to fish, pork, etc., first recorded 1743. Related: Cured; curing.
Most words for "cure, heal" in European languages originally applied to the person being treated but now can be used with reference to the disease, too. Relatively few show an ancient connection to words for "physician;" typically they are connected instead to words for "make whole" or "tend to" or even "conjurer." French guérir (with Italian guarir, Old Spanish guarir) is from a Germanic verb stem also found in in Gothic warjan, Old English wearian "ward off, prevent, defend" (see warrant (n.)).
Restoration of health; recovery from disease.
A method or course of treatment used to restore health.
An agent that restores health; a remedy.
To restore a person to health.
To effect a recovery from a disease or disorder.