parle

[ pahrl ]
/ pɑrl /

noun, verb (used without object), parled, parl·ing. Archaic.

talk; parley.

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Origin of parle

1350–1400; Middle English parlen < Middle French parler to speak < Late Latin parabolāre; see parable
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